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When the hour hand moves from 4 to 5 in an hour at what time do the minute hand and...
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The minute hand passes the hour hand between `4.20` and` 4.25` , say at `4` hours and` (20+t)` minutes .The speeds of the minute hand and the hour hand are `(2pi /60)` =`( pi/30)` radians per minute and `(2pi/12)` `/60` `=pi/360` radians per minute respectively .Now `(20+t)( pi/30) =(2pi/3)+(20+t) (pi/360)`
So at `4:21(9/11)` , the minute hand passes the hour hand.
Posted by jeew-m on July 19, 2013 at 6:30 PM (Answer #1)
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