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A calender watch loses one second per day. At this rate, what is the approximatelength time, in years, for the watch to lose exactly 24 hours?


all i need to know is how to calculate how many seconda are in 24 hours.

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asked by Stephenie
  1. 1 hour = 60 minutes times 60 seconds.

    60 * 60 * 24 = ?

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