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There are 30 minutes in half an hour. And so, we know at a half-past time, the number of minutes that are shown on a digital clock is going to be 30. The digital clock that shows the time half past 4 is the one that shows 4:30.

## What is half past in digital time?

It’s two thirty or half past two. It’s eleven forty five or quarter to twelve. When reading a digital clock you say the hour first and then the number of minutes. It’s five twenty.

## What does Quarter past 4 look like on a clock?

When we say, “A quarter till 6,” we mean one-fourth of an hour till 6 o’clock, or 15 minutes till 6. 15 past 4, OR a quarter past 4 15 till 8, OR a quarter till 8 half past 10 1.

## What is the half past of 4?

Three and a half hours is just a daily way of saying three and a half hours, implying the past word, which means an hour longer than speakers of other languages assume. To clarify the concept, look at the following examples: half past three = half past four = 17:30 seven and a half = half past six = 7:30.

## What is quarter past on a clock?

Definition of (a) quarter past

: 15 minutes after (a stated hour) The alarm went off at (a) quarter past six.

## What is half past2?

: half an hour after a stated time The meeting began at half past two. (British) The meeting began at half two.

## What is half past1?

it’s half 1 (UK), it’s half past 1 (UK, US): It’s thirty minutes past 1 o’clock (13.30 or 01.30) idiom. Note that half 1 is a British expression. In the U.S.A they use half after 1 or half past 1.

## What is half past5?

For example, 5:30 is “half past five”, 7:30 is “half past seven”, and so on (or, if precision is required, there’s nothing wrong with saying “five thirty”, “seven thirty”, etc.).

## What does half past 3 look like on a clock?

1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 can all be described as half past 1, half past 2, and half past 3.

## What is a quarter of 4?

: 15 minutes before (a stated hour) It is now (a) quarter to four.

## What is half of a quarter called?

One half of one quarter is one eighth . If fractions tend to confuse you then use decimals . 1/4 as a decimal is 0.250 Now divide that decimal by half to get 0.125. 0.125 is one eighth .