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# Time Sequence

What time comes next in sequence, and why? 1:05, 2:11, 3:16, x:xx

### Answer

4:22. These are the approximate times when the minute hand crosses over the hour hand. 5:27, 6:33, 7:38, 8:44, 9:49, 10:55, 12:00. It takes 65 minutes, 27+ seconds for the 2 hands to cross over on an analog clock or watch.Hide Answer Show Answer

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This was fairly easy when I looked at a clock .. didn't take too much time .. clever!

nice thinking, wasn't to hard, but a fun one

I got the answer right, but I got the reason totally wrong!!! Grr...lol

Good one. Liked it alot.

i liked it but i dont get it

didn't get it

Fun

I got it by seeing that the hours were progressing by 1, and the minutes were alternating at +6, then +5, so I took 16 and did a +6, took 3 and did a +1 and arrived at 4:22!

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