Horology hiccup

Horology is the art or science of measuring time. Getting the time right is an essential skill in this anytime, anywhere world.

12- hour




How long is 1 million seconds? On the NRICH Thousands and Millions page, try and answer the first four questions and you'll find out.

How many timezones are there in Australia? Find out by watching this video from Behind The News.

Your tasks

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Design and display an accurate timeline.

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Take a look at time zones in this task.

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Investigate some quirky time facts.

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Investigate the use of time functions in spreadsheets.

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