UK USIndia

Every Question Helps You Learn

# Practice - Time - 03

Welcome, young mathematicians, to the exciting world of time! Telling time might seem straightforward, but this quiz will put your understanding to the test, challenging you with questions on durations, time schedules, and elapsed time calculations. It's your moment to shine! Let's see if you can beat the clock.
1.
If a train departs at 10:10 AM and arrives at 12:40 PM, how long is the journey?
1 hour 30 minutes
2 hours 20 minutes
2 hours 30 minutes
3 hours
The time from 10:10 AM to 12:40 PM is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
2.
How many seconds are there in one minute?
30 seconds
45 seconds
60 seconds
90 seconds
There are 60 seconds in one minute.
3.
If a film starts at 2:45 PM and ends at 5:15 PM, how long is the film?
1 hour 30 minutes
2 hours 30 minutes
3 hours 15 minutes
2 hours 45 minutes
The difference between 2:45 PM and 5:15 PM is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
4.
What does half past 9 mean?
9:15
9:25
9:30
9:50
'Half past' means 30 minutes after the hour. Therefore, half past 9 is 9:30.
5.
If a football match begins at 2:00 PM and ends at 3:45 PM, how long does it last?
1 hour
1 hour 30 minutes
1 hour 45 minutes
2 hours
The football match from 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM lasts for 1 hour and 45 minutes.
6.
How many minutes are there in one hour?
30 minutes
60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes
There are 60 minutes in one hour.
7.
What time represents a quarter past 10?
10:15
10:25
10:45
10:55
'Quarter past' means 15 minutes after the hour. Therefore, quarter past 10 is 10:15.
8.
What is 5:30 PM in 24-hour format?
13:30
15:30
17:30
19:30
5:30 PM in 24-hour format is 17:30.
9.
How many hours are there in a day?
12 hours
24 hours
36 hours
48 hours
There are 24 hours in a day.
10.
If the time now is 3 PM, what will the time be 3 hours later?
4 PM
5 PM
6 PM
7 PM
Three hours after 3 PM is 6 PM.
Author:  Graeme Haw