   Chapter 6.1, Problem 25E ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

6th Edition
Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
ISBN: 9781285195698

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Section ### Elementary Geometry for College St...

6th Edition
Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other
ISBN: 9781285195698
Textbook Problem
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# State the measure of the angle formed by the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is a) 6 : 30 P.M. b) 5 : 40 A.M.

To determine

a)

To Find:

The measure of the angle formed by the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 6:30 P.M.

Explanation

Given: The provided time is 6:30 P.M.

Calculation:

Here, the clock is cut into 12 hours, so the measure of the central angle between any two number is 112360=30.

Thus, 30 angle formed between 6 and 7 on the clock

To determine

b)

To Find:

The measure of the angle formed by the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 5:40 A.M.

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