# How much does a clock gain?

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## How much does a clock gain in a day?

‘ . The clock is faster by (720/11 – 65) mins = (5/11) mins. So per day (24 hrs), the clock is gaining (5×24/11) mins = (120/11) mins.

## What does it mean when a clock gains time?

(Horology) (of a timepiece) to operate too fast, so as to indicate a time ahead of the true time or to run fast by a specified amount: this watch gains; it gains ten minutes a day.

## How much does a watch lose per day if its hands?

Solution(By Examveda Team)

=65511min. Lossin64min.

## How many times a day does a clocks?

Thus, the hands of a clock overlap 22 times a day. Thus the hands of the clock overlap at 12:00, ~1:05, ~2:10, ~3:15, ~4:20, ~5:25, ~6:30, ~7:35, ~8:40, ~9:45, ~10:50. Note that there is no ~11:55. This becomes 12:00.

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## What is the time between 7 and 8 o clock?

Therefore, between 7 and 8 O’clock, the time in which both the hands are 180° apart is 5 min past 7. Hence, the correct answer is “5 min past 7”.

## How 55 minutes are gained in 60 minutes?

The answer you link to says the minute hand gains 55 minutes on the hour hand, not the other way around. As you say, in one hour the minute hand moves 360∘, which the answer calls 60 minutes. In one hour, the hour hand moves 30∘, so the minute hand gains 330∘=55 minutes.

## At what time between 6 and 7 will the hour hand and the minute hand of the clock coincide?

In order to coincide the minute hand has to gain 30 minutes space. Now 55 minutes are gained by minute hand in 60 minutes. 30 minutes will be gained in = 6055×30=3611 = 32811 minutes. So the hands will coincide 32811 minutes past 6.

## At what time between 3 00 am and 4 00 am will the hands of the clock meet each other?

∴The hour and minute hands overlap each other 180/11 minutes after 3:00.

## At what time between 5 30 and 6 will the hands of a clock be at right angle?

Answer: At 5 o’clock, the hands are 25 min. spaces apart. To be at right angles and that too between 5.30 and 6, the minute hand has to gain (25 + 15) = 40 min.

## What is the angle between the hour and minute hand at 3 40?

At 3:40,angle between hour hand and minute hand of a clock is 130°.

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## How many times are the hands of a clock at right angle in a day?

How many times are the hands of a clock at right angle in a day? Explanation: In 12 hours, they are at right angles 22 times. In 24 hours, they are at right angles 44 times.

## How many times a day do a clock’s hands cross?

We know that the minute and hour hand coincide every 65 minutes and not 60 minutes. Also, the hour and minute hand coincide only once between 11 and 1 o’clock i.e. at 12 o’clock. So, from both the above statements we can say that the two hands coincide exactly 11 times in a 12 hour span.

## How many times the hands of a clock meet each other from 11 to 3?

The time between 11 o’clock to 3 o’clock is 4 hours. Therefore the hands of the clock will meet 4 times.

## How many times do clock hands pass in 12 hours?

The hands pass over each other once an hour. So in 12 hours they will pass 12 times…