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Q: How long does it take the hour hand to go around the clock?
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The long hand on a clock goes around the clock face once every?


How long does it take for the hour hand to go around the clock?

12 hours

How far around the clock does the long hand travel in 1 hour?

It travels once around the clock per hour. (It rotates 360 degrees.)

Is the short fat had the hour hand of a clock or is the long thin hand the hour hand?

The short fat hand

How many times does the long hand go around an hour?

We're assuming that you mean the "hands" on a clock. Short hand . . . the "hour hand", goes all the way around in 12 hours Long hand . . . the "minute hand", goes all the way around in 1 hour On some clocks, there's another long hand that you can see moving. That's the "second hand". It goes all the way around in 1 minute, 60 times in 1 hour.

How does a analog clock show o'clock times?

long hand (min) on the 12 and the short hand (hour) on what ever hour it is

Is the long hand on the clock the minute hand?

Yes it is. The short hand is the hour hand. fo all you simple minded people out there

The minute hand of a large clock is 6ft long how far does the point of the hand move in one hour?

It depends on how big the clock is. If it is a big clock, then the hand moves faster than one that is in a small clock because the markings would be further apart.

How big are the hands on big ben?

As in any other clock, the Big Ben hands have different sizes: -The hour hand is 9ft (2.7m) long. -The minute hand is 14ft (4.25m) long. +++ Big Ben is not the clock, nor the tower, but the hour bell.

How far does the long hand travel in an hour?

The long hand makes one complete revolution around the clock in one hour. It travels 360 degrees in rotation, or 2 pi radians. The tip of the long hand travels 2 pi inches per inch of length of the hand. The center of the long hand ( pivot point) does not move at all, but travels 2 pi radians in rotation.

How long does the hour hand take to go from one number to another?

it takes five minutes from one hand to move to another hand on the clock.

How many rounds does the short hand and the long hand of a clock complete in one day?

Short Hand- hour hand makes 2 rounds. Long hand - minute hand makes 24 rounds