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anonymous

  • 4 years ago

What is the measure of the smaller angle formed by the hour and minute hands at 1:28? Please explain.

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  1. Hero
    • 4 years ago
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    NO that's not right either

  2. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    I am in 8th grade. is there any simple method

  3. Hero
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    Well, that is supposed to be the simple method

  4. Hero
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    let me see.. I think I have it

  5. anonymous
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    can you explain Please

  6. Hero
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    i will

  7. Hero
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    The answer is 138 degrees

  8. Hero
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    Okay, basically, you find the angle for the hour hand. To find that use the following formula: 1/12 = x/360 you get x = 30 degrees Then you find the angle for the minute hand: 28/60 = x/360 you get x = 168 degrees Then you subtract 168 - 30 to get 138 degrees

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    • 4 years ago
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    Sorry, I wasn't here for a while .Thank you very much for your help!

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