Ultimate Test On Time! Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 

    A: What time is it? (08.30) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Half past eight

    • B.

      Eight past half

    • C.

      Half to eight

    • D.

      Thirty to eight

    Correct Answer
    A. Half past eight
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "half past eight" because it accurately describes the time of 08.30. "Half past" indicates that it is 30 minutes past the hour, and "eight" specifies the hour. Therefore, "half past eight" is the appropriate way to express the given time.

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  • 2. 

    A: What time is it? (10.30) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Half to ten

    • B.

      Eleven o'clock

    • C.

      Half past ten

    • D.

      Thirty to ten

    Correct Answer
    C. Half past ten
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "half past ten" because it accurately describes the time indicated by A. The phrase "half past" indicates that it is half an hour past the hour, and "ten" specifies the hour. Therefore, "half past ten" correctly represents the time of 10:30.

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  • 3. 

    A: What time is it? (09.15) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Half past nine

    • B.

      Fifteen nine

    • C.

      Quarter to nine

    • D.

      Quarter past nine

    Correct Answer
    D. Quarter past nine
    Explanation
    B: "What time is it?" (09.15)
    A: "It is quarter past nine."

    The question asks for the time, which is given as 09.15. The phrase "quarter past nine" accurately represents the time of 09.15, indicating that it is fifteen minutes past nine o'clock.

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  • 4. 

    A: What time is it? (10.40) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Twenty to eleven

    • B.

      Forty ten

    • C.

      Ten to twenty

    • D.

      Eleven half forty

    Correct Answer
    A. Twenty to eleven
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "twenty to eleven" because it accurately represents the time of 10.40. In this format, the number of minutes until the next hour (in this case, 20 minutes) is mentioned first, followed by the word "to," and then the next hour (in this case, eleven).

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  • 5. 

    A: What time is it? ( 06.45) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Seven o'clock

    • B.

      Quarter to seven

    • C.

      Quarter past seven

    • D.

      Six past seven

    Correct Answer
    B. Quarter to seven
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "quarter to seven" because the time given is 06.45, which is 15 minutes before 07.00. "Quarter to" indicates that it is 15 minutes before the hour, so the correct answer is "quarter to seven."

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  • 6. 

    A: What time is it? (12.05)  B: It is .....

    • A.

      Fifty five twelve

    • B.

      Five to twelve

    • C.

      Five past twelve

    • D.

      Twelve fifty

    Correct Answer
    C. Five past twelve
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "five past twelve" because the time is 12:05, which means that it is five minutes past twelve.

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  • 7. 

    A: What time is it? (08.55) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Nine to eight

    • B.

      Eight fifty five

    • C.

      Nine o'clock

    • D.

      Five to nine

    Correct Answer
    D. Five to nine
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "five to nine" because it accurately represents the time of 08.55. In this format, the first number represents the hour, and the second number represents the minutes. The phrase "five to nine" indicates that it is five minutes before nine o'clock.

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  • 8. 

    A: What time is it? (04.35) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Twenty-five to five

    • B.

      Thirty-five to five

    • C.

      Five past twenty five

    • D.

      Half five past four

    Correct Answer
    A. Twenty-five to five
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "twenty-five to five" because it accurately represents the time 04.35. In this format, the minutes are expressed as "to" the next hour. Since it is 25 minutes until 5 o'clock, the correct answer is "twenty-five to five".

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  • 9. 

    A: What time is it? (02.20) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Forty to two

    • B.

      Half past two

    • C.

      Twenty to two

    • D.

      Twenty past two

    Correct Answer
    D. Twenty past two
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "twenty past two" because the time is 02.20, which means it is 20 minutes past 2 o'clock.

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  • 10. 

    A: What time is it? (07.15) B: It is .....

    • A.

      Quarter past seven

    • B.

      Fifteen seven

    • C.

      Eight forty-five

    • D.

      Quarter to seven

    Correct Answer
    A. Quarter past seven
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "quarter past seven." This is because the time given is 07.15, which means it is 15 minutes past 7 o'clock. "Quarter past seven" is another way to express this.

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