What Time it is?

To tell what time it is? And how we need to see a time clock?

Time – A.M. and P.M.

There are 24 hours in a day. 

The face of a clock has numerals from 1 to 12. 

The hour hand takes two full rounds in 24 hours time clock. 

The first round of the hour hand completes at 12 o'clock midday, also called 12 noon.

The second round of the hour completes at 12 o'clock midnight. 

The hours from midnight to noon are known as a.m.

The hours from noon to midnight are known as p.m.

These hours are in the afternoon, evening or night. 

a.m. or A.M. stands for Ante Meridian 

p.m. or P.M. stands for Post Meridian

We do not write a.m. or p.m. with 12 o'clock. It is written as 12 noon and 12 midnight.

What Time it is?

There is no o'clock written with a.m. or p.m. 8 o'clock in the morning is written as 8 : 00 a.m. 2 hours after noon is written as 2 : 00 p.m.

The hours and minutes are separated by a colon (:)



Related Concepts

Units for Measuring Length

Measuring Instruments

To Measure the Length of a Line-segment

Perimeter of a Figure

Unit of Mass or Weight

Examples on Unit of Mass or Weight

Units for The Measurement of Capacity

Examples on Measurement of Capacity

Measurement of Time

Read a Watch or a Clock

Antemeridian (a.m.) or Postmeridian (p.m.)

What Time it is?

Time in Hours and Minutes

24 Hour Clock

Units of Time

Examples Units of Time

Time Duration

Calendar

Reading and Interpreting a Calendar

Calendar Guides us to Know








4th Grade Math Activities

From What Time it is? to HOME PAGE


New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below. Ask a Question or Answer a Question.



Didn't find what you were looking for? Or want to know more information about Math Only Math. Use this Google Search to find what you need.



Share this page: What’s this?

Recent Articles

  1. Types of Fractions |Proper Fraction |Improper Fraction |Mixed Fraction

    Mar 02, 24 05:31 PM

    Fractions
    The three types of fractions are : Proper fraction, Improper fraction, Mixed fraction, Proper fraction: Fractions whose numerators are less than the denominators are called proper fractions. (Numerato…

    Read More

  2. Subtraction of Fractions having the Same Denominator | Like Fractions

    Mar 02, 24 04:36 PM

    Subtraction of Fractions having the Same Denominator
    To find the difference between like fractions we subtract the smaller numerator from the greater numerator. In subtraction of fractions having the same denominator, we just need to subtract the numera…

    Read More

  3. Addition of Like Fractions | Examples | Worksheet | Answer | Fractions

    Mar 02, 24 03:32 PM

    Adding Like Fractions
    To add two or more like fractions we simplify add their numerators. The denominator remains same. Thus, to add the fractions with the same denominator, we simply add their numerators and write the com…

    Read More

  4. Comparison of Unlike Fractions | Compare Unlike Fractions | Examples

    Mar 01, 24 01:42 PM

    Comparison of Unlike Fractions
    In comparison of unlike fractions, we change the unlike fractions to like fractions and then compare. To compare two fractions with different numerators and different denominators, we multiply by a nu…

    Read More

  5. Equivalent Fractions | Fractions |Reduced to the Lowest Term |Examples

    Feb 29, 24 05:12 PM

    Equivalent Fractions
    The fractions having the same value are called equivalent fractions. Their numerator and denominator can be different but, they represent the same part of a whole. We can see the shade portion with re…

    Read More