Posted by **AMERICAL ** on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 6:22pm.

If I had one clock that chimes every half hour and the other every 15-minutes and they both chimed together at 1. the next time they will chime to gether will be two oclock pm

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 6:23pm
Nope.

They'd chime together at 1:30.

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**AMERICAL **, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 6:27pm
Can you explain how to do this problem. Thanks

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 6:34pm
The clock that chimes every half hour chimes at 1:00, 1:30, 2:00, etc.

The clock that chimes every 15 minutes chimes at 1:00, 1:15, 1:30, 1:45, 2:00, etc.

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 7:01pm
30 minutes is 1/2 hour

15 minutes is 1/4 hour

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