How the calendar guides us to know?

The calendar guides us to know:

**(i)** The date following a definite day.

**(ii)** The day following a definite date.

**(iii)** The total number of Sundays in a month.

**(iv)** Any particular day comes again after 7 days of the month. If it is Tuesday on 7th of January, then the next Tuesday will be 7 + 7 = 14th of January.

**(v)** The number of days in a month, as January has 31 days and September has 30 days.

**(vi)** There are 365 days in a year except in a leap year.

Here is a calendar for the month of January 2012.

As an example we will read and interpret the following facts expressed by this calendar.

**JANUARY 2012**

Sun Mon Tues
Wed Thurs Fri Sat

1 2
3 4 5
6 7

8 9 10
11 12
13 14

15 16 17
18 19
20 21

22 23
24 25
26 27
28

29 30 31

**1.** How many days are there in the month January?

**Solution:**

There are 31 days in January.

**2.** On which day does the month of January begin?

**Solution:**

January begins on Sunday.

**3.** Which is the first day of the year 20012?

**Solution:**

The first day of the year 2012 is Sunday.

**4.** How many Sundays are there in January 2012?

**Solution:**

There are 5 Sundays, the dates being 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, in January.

**5.** How many times does Friday come in January 2012?

**Solution:**

There are 4 Fridays in January 2012.

**6.** Find the date falling on the second Saturday.

**Solution:**

14th January is the date for the second Saturday.

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