QoD: How much money is spent on the internet every 60 seconds?
Hat tip to Yanely for pointing out this fascinating question.
Here's what else happens in an internet minute:
- You guessed the answer as to how much is spent in a minute on the internet. Calculate how much is spent in
- an hour,
- a day,
- a month, and
- a year.
- What are items that you buy over the internet?
- Do you the think shopping on the internet will increase or decrease in the next five years? Explain.
Behind the numbers (from Visual Capitalist):
When it comes to gauging the epic scale of the internet, it would seem that each minute leans closer to the extraordinary side of the spectrum. Today’s infographic from @LoriLewis and @OfficiallyChadd aggregates the online activity of billions of people globally, to see what an internet minute looks like.
Here's a lesson where your students will reflect on how social media impacts their spending: Social Media and Spending