Transcript: How to Read Time
Teacher Troy is in his thirties, bald and with a shadow of a beard. He wears a blue Homework Help T-shirt.
He says HEY GUYS, IT'S
TEACHER TROY HERE WITH SOME TIPS
ON HOW TO READ TIME AND HOW TO
DEAL WITH ELAPSED TIME.
He shows a clock and says RIGHT HERE WE HAVE A CLOCK AND
WE HAVE THE BASIC.
WE HAVE OUR SECOND HAND, WE HAVE
OUR MINUTE HAND AND WE HAVE OUR
SO FOR EXAMPLE IF YOU GUYS ARE
EXCITED ABOUT BIRTHDAY PARTIES -
I KNOW I AM.
AND WE HAVE TO GO TO A PARTY AND
THE TIME RIGHT NOW WE'LL SAY IS
1:00 AND I'LL PUT THE HOUR HAND
ON THE ONE AND THE MINUTE HAND
ON THE 12.
NOW ALL OF A SUDDEN YOUR PARENTS
COME IN AND THEY TELL YOU, YOUR
BIRTHDAY PARTY IS GOING TO BE
TWO AND HALF HOURS AWAY.
HOW DO YOU DO THAT?
SO, WHAT WE DO IS WE LOOK AT THE
ONE HOUR WILL GIVE US ONE FULL
TURN, OR ONE FULL ROTATION.
SO WE TAKE THAT MINUTE HAND, WE
GO ALL THE WAY AROUND AND THAT'S
BACK TO THE 12 WHERE WE STARTED,
SO STARTED, END ON THE 12.
THAT'S ONE HOUR, NOW WE GO TO
IT'S NOW TWO HOURS AWAY, SO WERE
ALMOST AT THE BIRTHDAY PARTY AND
WE SEE THAT THE HOUR HAND IS NOW
POINTING AT THE THREE, SO IT'S
SO HALF WAY NOW.
GIVE US A HALF TURN.
SO NOW WE'RE AT, EVERY FIVE
FIVE, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30.
SO NOW WE'RE AT 3:30 BECAUSE WE
HAVEN'T REACHED THE FOUR YET, SO
NOW IT'S 3:30.
WE STARTED AT 1:00PM.
REMEMBER OUR HOUR HAND WAS HERE,
IT'S NOW DOWN HERE.
OUR MINUTE HAND IS NOW HALF WAY
AWAY FROM THE 12 SO WE'RE NOW AT
SO THE BIRTHDAY PARTY IS AT
3:30, WE SHOULD BE EATING CAKE
THAT'S TEACHER TROY WITH ANOTHER
TIP ON READING TIME.
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