# How do you write quarter past?

## How do you write quarter past?

At minute 15, we say it’s “quarter past”. Or we say, it’s “quarter after”. Both “quarter past” and “quarter after” are equally correct. So, when it’s 7:15, we say it’s “quarter past seven”.

**How can we write 4/15 in French?**

Whether you’re traveling to France or learning the French language, being able to tell time is important….What Time Is It? (Quelle heure est-il?)

It’s one o’clock | Il est une heure | 1h00 |
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It’s 4:15 | Il est quatre heures et quart Il est quatre heures quinze | 4h15 |

**What is a quarter past 3?**

Quarter Past Doesn’t it look like a quarter of a circle? Quarter past 1, quarter past 2 and quarter past 3 are all ways of describing 1:15, 2:15 and 3:15. ? Tip: At a quarter past, the hour hand won’t point exactly at any of the hour numbers. It will have moved a little after it.

### How do you explain quarter past the hour?

Telling the Time to Quarter Past the Hour

- Quarter past means that 15 minutes have passed since the last hour.
- For example, if the time is ‘quarter past one’, then the time is 1:15 or 15 minutes past one.
- Quarter past the hour is shown with the longer minute hand pointing directly at the 3.

**What does a quarter of 9 mean?**

The Yahoo answer is wrong; “a quarter of nine” means 8:45. –

**What is quarter of an hour?**

1 : fifteen minutes. 2 : any of the quarter points of an hour.

#### What does a quarter past 4 mean?

A quarter is 1/4 of a number. There are 60 minutes in an hour and 15 is one quarter or 1/4th of 60. So a quarter past 4 means it is 4:15, either am or pm depending on the time of day!

**What is a quarter of 10 in time?**

What does ”a quarter of 10” mean to you? A friend asked me this question recently and I thought the answer was obvious: It means 15 minutes before 10 o’clock. But there are apparently many people who find this construction confusing or have never heard of it.

**What time is quarter to 9?**

Eight o’clock | 8:00 |
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Fifteen minutes till nine | 8:45 |

A quarter before nine | 8:45 |

A quarter until nine | 8:45 |

A quarter till nine | 8:45 |

## What does a quarter till 1 mean?

When we say, “A quarter till 6,” we mean one-fourth of an hour till 6 o’clock, or 15 minutes till 6. When we say, “Half-past 6,” we mean a half-hour. past 6 o’clock, or 30 minutes past 6. 1 hour = 60 minutes.

**What does a quarter to 11 mean?**

It’s a half past ten. 10:30. It’s a quarter to eleven. 10:45. It’s twelve o’clock.

**What does a quarter of mean?**

US. : 15 minutes before (a stated hour) It is now (a) quarter of four.

### What time is quarter to 2pm?

Hours and minutes

Time | Say | or Say |
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1:40 | Twenty-to-two | One-forty |

1:45 | Quarter-to-two | One-forty-five |

1:50 | Ten-to-two | One-fifty |

1:55 | Five-to-two | One-fifty-five |

**Is a quarter of an hour 25 minutes?**

For example 15 minutes (¼ hour) equals . 25, 30 minutes (½ hour) equals .

**What is a quarter to 8?**

When you are telling the time, you use quarter to talk about the fifteen minutes before or after an hour. For example, 8:15 is quarter after eight or quarter past eight and 8:45 is a quarter of or a quarter to nine.

#### What is a quarter after 6?

We can see that one-fourth of 60 minutes is 15 minutes. When we say, “A quarter past 6,” we mean one-fourth of an hour past 6 o’clock, or 15 minutes past 6. When we say, “A quarter till 6,” we mean one-fourth of an hour till 6 o’clock, or 15 minutes till 6.

**What does a quarter after 2 mean?**

: 15 minutes after (a stated hour) The alarm went off at (a) quarter after six.

**What is the meaning of 10 minutes past 5?**

Hello everyone. min=10 past=5 it means, 10 hours 5 min, so, 10+5/60 = 31/6, Therefore, hour hand = (360/12 * 31/6) = 155 Ans.

## Why do they say a quarter till?

The reason quarter till is used, is because the hour has 1/4 of the minutes left before completion. Since an hour is 60 minutes, a quarter of an hour is 15 minutes. Therefore, quarter after 8, for example, is 8:15 and quarter till 9 would be 8:45.

**What does quarter past mean?**

: 15 minutes after (a stated hour) The alarm went off at (a) quarter past six.

**What does quarter to 3 look like?**

In terms of Clocks and Times, Quarter to Three means quarter of an hour left for three o’clock. That means one-fourth of an hour(=15 minutes) left for 3:00. So that is 2:45 of the clock.

### Is quarter past is always later than quarter to?

Quarter past is always later than quarter to. Children read and show analogue time to 5-minute intervals. Children should be confident at counting from 0 to 60 in steps of 5 so they can then apply this to counting around the clock in fives and use this method to work out what time is shown.

**What is the 2nd equivalent fraction to 1 4?**

Fractions equivalent to 1/2 are 2/4, 3/6, 4/8, 5/10, 6/12 Fractions equivalent to 1/3 are 2/6, 3/9, 4/12, 5/15, Fractions equivalent to 1/4 are 2/8, 3/12, 4/16, 5/20, Fractions equivalent to 1/5 are 2/10, 3/15, 4/20, 5/25.

**Why is 1/4 called a quarter?**

Michael divides a pizza into 4 equal parts and each one of them gets equal share. When a whole is divided into 4 equal parts, and each part is called one-quarter. One-quarter is one of four equal parts. It is written as 14.