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 2 years ago
3rd grade math? please help me.
show 1500 hours on a clock. the hour hand is shorter.
 2 years ago
3rd grade math? please help me. show 1500 hours on a clock. the hour hand is shorter.

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AdhaZeera
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1349910060147:dw

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So, what time might 15:00 be equal to?

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1exactly! So just draw the hands for the time of 3 o'clock... short hand toward 3, long hand up at 12.

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can count time 12 hours at a time, like AM and PM, or you can count it from 0:00 up to 23:59. The times larger than 12:00 are in the afternoon, and you just keep counting around to the right number. So, 18:30 would be like 6:30 PM

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And often, they leave out the " : " (colon) symbol, so 1500 is the same as 15:00 is the same as 3:00 PM... mid afternoon

AdhaZeera
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh thank you i thought i was suposed to count from 1 to 1500 and see what time it was

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that's ok... it's not "1500 minutes" It's just a different way of telling time. Sometimes military units use it... "we go to bed at 2200 hours" meaning 10:00 PM.

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Does it make sense now? Given any time larger than 1200, you know it must be after noon, and maybe into the evening... you find the equivalent time on a clock by subtracting 12 hours from the amount you are given. So 1900 hours is 19001200 = 7 o'clock in the evening... 7:00 PM

JakeV8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Glad to help! Good luck! :)
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