Q: How many degrees does the minute hand turn through in a quarter of an hour?

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6 degrees.

2880 degrees 1) One rotation of the minute hand is 360 degrees. 2) One rotation is completed in 1 hour. 3) So in 8 hours the minute hand will go through 8 x 360 degrees = 2880

It moves through 15 degrees every 30 minutes.

At 6:30, the hour hand is at 195 degrees, the minute hand is at 180 degrees, the second hand would be at 0 degrees. The hour and minute hands would also be 15 degrees apart.

The minute hand of a clock turns about 360 degrees each hour.

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In a quarter hour, the minute hand moves 90 degrees because a quarter hour is fifteen minutes. 360/4 = 90.

22.5 degrees

The minute hand passes through 360 degrees in an hour and 6 degrees in a minute

6 degrees.

180 degrees.

It moves 90 degrees because it forms a right angle with its previous position.

2880 degrees 1) One rotation of the minute hand is 360 degrees. 2) One rotation is completed in 1 hour. 3) So in 8 hours the minute hand will go through 8 x 360 degrees = 2880

From 12pm to 2:30pm, the hour hand goes 75 degrees. It is the minute hand that goes through 795 degrees.

It moves through 360 degrees

50

0 degreesEach hour mark is worth 30 degrees. The hour hand will have moved 1/4 of 30 (7.5 degrees) from the 3 o'clock mark. The minute hand is on the 3 o'clock mark. That puts the hour hand 7.5 degrees ahead of the minute hand.

6 degrees