Lesson

Do you remember how many seconds are in a minute ? Or how many minutes are in an hour?

Complete the statement with the missing number:

There are ⬚ seconds in 1 minute.

Worked Solution

Idea summary

1\text{ minute} = 60 \text{ seconds}

We are going to look at using multiplication and division to convert between hours, minutes, and seconds.

It takes around 300 minutes to drive from Sydney to Thredbo.

How many hours is this?

Worked Solution

Idea summary

Remember:

\begin{aligned} 1\text{ Week} &= 7\text{ Days}\\ 1\text{ Day} &= 24\text{ Hours}\\ 1\text{ Hour} &= 60\text{ Minutes}\end{aligned}

reads and records time in one-minute intervals and converts between hours, minutes and seconds