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Can You Ace This Quiz About Time?

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    28
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    29
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    30
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    31
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    There are 29 days in February during a leap year.

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    356
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    360
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    365
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    372
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    There are 365 days in a year, and 366 during a leap year.

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    5
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    7
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    14
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    24
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    It takes 24 hours, or one day, for the earth to make one complete rotation.

    As there are seven days in one week, the earth completes seven rotations each week.

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    48
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    52
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    65
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    71
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    There are 52 weeks in each year, the same number as the amount of cards in a standard deck!

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    Paleozoic
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    Cretaceous
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    Mesozoic
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    Cenozoic
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    We are currently in the Cenozoic era, which covers the period from 66 million years ago to the present day.

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    Holocene
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    Oligocene
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    Pleistocene
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    Miocene
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    We are currently in the Holocene epoch, which began around 9,700 BCE.

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    Four
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    Five
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    Seven
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    Nine
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    There are seven months that last for 31 days: January, March, May, July, August, October, and December.

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    10,080
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    86,400
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    302,400
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    604,800
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    There are 604,800 seconds in one week.

    As there are 60 seconds in one minute, 60 minutes in one hour, 24 hours in one day, and 7 days in one week. 60x60x24x7 = 604,800.

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    The shortest day of the year
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    The longest day of the year
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    Winter solstice is the phenomenon marking the shortest day and the longest night of the year.

    It occurs during December in the Northern Hemisphere and during June in the Southern Hemisphere.

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    One hour forwards.
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    One hour backwards.
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    During daylight savings, clocks are advanced one hour.

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    22
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    24
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    28
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    31
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    There are 24 different time zones, one for each hour of the day.

    If we include 30 and 45 minute zones, then the total number of time zones would be around 38.

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    Millisecond
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    Decasecond
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    Centisecond
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    Kilosecond
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    The millisecond (0.001 seconds) is the shortest measure of time listed

    A centisecond equates to 0.01 seconds, a decasecond equates to 10 seconds and a kilosecond equates to 1,000 seconds.

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