60 minutes are in an hour.
An hour is sixty minutes. A quarter hour is fifteen minutes.
There are 15 minutes in a quarter of an hour
15 minutes to the hour.
There are 60 minutes in an hour.
There are sixty (60) minutes in a hour.
60 minutes in an hour
There are 60 minutes in one hour.
60 minutes per hour. Each day is technically only 23 hours and 59 minutes, So if you do the math each hour consists of a little less than 60 minutes, but the number is only off by a very small amount that there is no reason why we cannot just round the number to an even 60 minutes. But this is why every four years we have a leap year, adding February 29th to the calendar; all the minutes from each day from the previous four years add up to make a whole extra day.
24.62 minutes = 0.41 hour 24.62 minutes is about 41% of an hour, so about two fifths of an hour.