The hands of a clock coincide 11 times in every 12 hours(Since between 11 and 1 they coincide only once,i.e at 12 o clock).therefore the hands of the clock coincide 22 times a day.

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pani

Jun 2nd, 2005

24 times one time per hour like 12, 1:5, 2:10...........

deepti

Jul 5th, 2005

The hands of a clock coincide 11 times in every 12 hours(Since between 11 and 1 they coincide only once,i.e at 12 o clock).therefore the hands of the clock coincide 22 times a day.

d answer is 22..coz the tim gap b/w any two coincidences is 12/11hrs or 65 5/11 minutes

dulari budhbhatti

Feb 26th, 2006

ans is 23 times a day.. as 12 times in 12 hours but from the second 12 when teo hand coincide it will be a new day

bored loser

Apr 8th, 2006

i think the hands of the clock coincide "exactly" only twice a day...coz for all other times there is a slight angle difference bw the hour n the minute hand..except at 12 wen the difference is 0 degrees...

The clock hands concide with each other 24 times. since we have 24 hrs in a day. after 1 o clock hands of the clock concide, after 2 o clock hands of the clock concide, after 3 o clock hands of the clock concide, ... ... ... similarly at 24th hr both hands concide.

So this proves that the clock hands concide 24 times.

22 is the correct answer. Because the clock will tick at 12 and at between 1-2, bet 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6, 6-7, 7-8, 8-9, 9-10, 10-11, 12, 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6, 6-7, 7-8, 8-9, 9-10, 10-11, 12

The clock will tick at 00:00 and then at between 1-2 between 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6, 6-7, 7-8, 8-9, 9-10, 10-11, 12 PM then 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, 4-5, 5-6, 6-7, 7-8, 8-9, 9-10, 10-11, and between 11 pm - 11:59 PM. The last time for the day would be : 23:59:59

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Answered by: deepti

The hands of a clock coincide 11 times in every 12 hours(Since between 11 and 1 they coincide only once,i.e at 12 o clock).therefore the hands of the clock coincide 22 times a day.

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