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The angle between the hour hand and the minute hand on a standard clock at 6:30 is 15 degrees. Let's review the movement of the hands of the clock specific to this problem. The hour hand moves through the 12 hours of half a day in 12 hours (naturally), and that translates into the hour hand moving 360 degrees in 12 hours. That means the hour hand moves 360/12, or 30 degrees per hour. That translates into 15 degrees in half an hour. If the hour hand is pointing straight down at 6:00 (which it is), it will move 15 degrees from where it was in half and hour. And the time will be 6:30 with the minute hand pointing straight down. The minute hand will be pointing to where the hour hand was half an hour ago. And, as stated, the hour hand will have moved from dead on the six and gone 15 degrees further around.

short answer 150o long answer a hour hand pointing at 5 and the minute hand pointing at 12. the calculation is as follows 5(360/12) = 150 the 12 is because their are 12 numbers on a clock, ie the clock is divided evenly into twelfths. 5 is the fifth number after 12 so the resulting number is multiplied by 5

The minute hand, which is pointing at 3 is at right angles to 12. But the hour hand is no longer pointing at 12. The hour hand does not stay at 12 from 12:00 to 12:59 and then jump through 30 degrees at 1 o'clock. By 12:15, the hour hand has moved 7.5 degrees (clockwise) so at 12.15 the angle is 90-7.5 = 82.5 degrees.

The minute hand and hour hand both move clockwise to mark time and are in the same position at 12 noon or midnight.

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3:15

The numbers around the face of a watch indicate the hour and minutes of time depending on which hands of the watch are pointing to which numbers. The short hand points to hours and the long hand points to minutes. If the long hand is pointing to 6 and the short hand is pointing to 3 = 3:30 If the short hand is pointing to 6 and the long hand is pointing to 3 = 6:15

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The angle between the hour hand and the minute hand on a standard clock at 6:30 is 15 degrees. Let's review the movement of the hands of the clock specific to this problem. The hour hand moves through the 12 hours of half a day in 12 hours (naturally), and that translates into the hour hand moving 360 degrees in 12 hours. That means the hour hand moves 360/12, or 30 degrees per hour. That translates into 15 degrees in half an hour. If the hour hand is pointing straight down at 6:00 (which it is), it will move 15 degrees from where it was in half and hour. And the time will be 6:30 with the minute hand pointing straight down. The minute hand will be pointing to where the hour hand was half an hour ago. And, as stated, the hour hand will have moved from dead on the six and gone 15 degrees further around.

10Â°, on a standard 12-hour clock. The minute hand is pointing at the 4, but the hour hand has advanced by 1/3 of an hour, which is 1/36 of a full circle, or 10Â°.

At 11:20 the hour hand is pointing to 1/3 of an hour after 11, which is 20 degrees before 12. The minute hand is pointing at 120 degrees after 12. So the angle between the two is 120+20 = 140 degrees.

A gibbous phase refers to a phase where more than half, but not all, of the illuminated part of the moon is visible from Earth. The angle that describes both gibbous phases is between 90 and 180 degrees.

It could be four times per day: 9 AM, 9 PM, 3 AM, and 3 PM. Note: The question as stated is false and would likely cause controversy if it was on an important exam. The question should be "If the minute hand is pointing to the twelve and the hour hand is perpendicular to the minute hand, what times could it be?"

short answer 150o long answer a hour hand pointing at 5 and the minute hand pointing at 12. the calculation is as follows 5(360/12) = 150 the 12 is because their are 12 numbers on a clock, ie the clock is divided evenly into twelfths. 5 is the fifth number after 12 so the resulting number is multiplied by 5

The minute hand, which is pointing at 3 is at right angles to 12. But the hour hand is no longer pointing at 12. The hour hand does not stay at 12 from 12:00 to 12:59 and then jump through 30 degrees at 1 o'clock. By 12:15, the hour hand has moved 7.5 degrees (clockwise) so at 12.15 the angle is 90-7.5 = 82.5 degrees.