# What is digital time and analogue time?

## What is digital time and analogue time?

Analogue time is what you see on a clock face. The clock will have the same time on it twice a day for am and pm time. Digital time refers to the time you see on a digital clock. If it is a 24 hour digital clock, it will read from 00.00 to 23:59.

**How do you teach analog time?**

Students are given a page of blank analogue clock faces. They draw the hands on each clock face to show a time on the hour, half-hour or quarter-hour. The teacher calls out a time on the hour, half-hour or quarter-hour. Students mark the clock if they have a matching time.

### What is analogue time example?

The definition of an analog clock is a clock that shows what time it is with hands pointing to the numbers. An example of an analog clock is one where both the big and little hands are on 12 at noon and midnight.

**What is the difference between digital and analog clock for kids?**

An analogue clock is a circular-faced clock with the numbers one to twelve around the outside and two hands, a shorter one to measure hours and a longer one to measure minutes. A digital clock is a clock which simply shows numbers to denote the time. It is usually battery or electricity powered.

#### What is the difference between digital and analog clock for Class 3?

An analog clock uses an hour hand and a minute hand to show the time. A digital clock uses only numbers to show the time.

**How do you teach the concept of time to a Grade 1 class?**

Set the time on the analog clock for 3:00. First, draw their attention to the digital clock. The number(s) before the colon (:) describe the hours, and the numbers after : describe the minutes. So for 3:00, the time is exactly 3 o’clock and no extra minutes.

## What is analogue time?

a clock in which the hours, minutes, and sometimes seconds are indicated by hands on a dial.

**What is digital time form?**

To write twenty past 5 in digital time, we write the hours first. We then write the minutes past the hour. So, twenty past 5, is written as 5:20. We write the hours, then a colon and then the minutes.