# How long is it before 5 pm if 50 mins ago it was 4 times what it was after 3 pm?

## How long is it before 5 pm if 50 mins ago it was 4 times what it was after 3 pm?

ANSWER = 70 MINUTES. Originally Answered: Fifty minutes ago if it was four times as many minutes past three o clock, how many minutes is it to six o clock? Answer is 26 minutes.

## How many minutes is it until six o’clock 50 minutes ago it was four times as many minutes past three o clock?

Call x the number of minutes to 6 o’clock. Then it is 180 – x minutes past 3 o’clock and 50 minutes ago it was 130 – x minuted past 3 o’clock. Using the 4 times as many minutes past three o’clock bit we can form the equation 130 – x = 4x and solve it 130 = 5x x = 26 so yes it is 26 minutes.

How many minutes is it before 6 o’clock if 50 minutes ago it was 4?

How many minutes is it until six o’clock if fifty minutes ago it was four times as many minutes past three o’clock? Twenty-six minutes.

### What is the meaning of past 3 o clock?

Telling Time in English: Using ‘Past’ or ‘To’ As we know, there are 60 minutes in an hour. With minutes 1 – 29, we say it’s past (or after) the hour. For example, “It’s ten past three”, or 3:10. Or another example, “It’s twenty after eight”, or 8:20.

### How many minutes are there until 5pm?

18 mins before 5 = 4:42. 30 before 4:42 puts the time at 4:12. There are 72 minutes between 3 and 4:42 divided by 4 is 18. So the answer is 18 mins before 5pm.

How many minutes is it before 12 noon if 8 minutes ago it was three times as many minutes past 9 am?

9 am to 12 noon = 3 hours = (3 * 60) minutes = 180 minutes. Let, the material time was x minutes past 9 am. So, the material time was (180 – x) minutes before 12 noon.

#### What is a quarter after 4?

1/2 hour = 30 minutes. 1/4 hour = 15 minutes. 15 past 4, OR a quarter past 4.

#### What time will it be in 18 hours ago?

What time was it 18 hours ago? The date and time was 04:03:35 PM, Saturday 31 July, 2021 in 18 hours ago. Date and Time calculation belongs to 01 August 2021, 10:03:35 AM (UTC).

How many minutes is it before 12 noon if 16 minutes ago it was three times as many minutes after 9 am?

Your comment on this answer: The minutes there from 9am – 12pm = 180 minuets. So if we calculate,it’d down at 3am. The statement was made 16 minutes after 3am. Therefore,540 minuets are there before 12pm.

## How many minutes is it before 12 noon if 44 minutes ago it was three times as many minutes past?

Now, as said in question, 44 minutes before the current time that is X-44 minutes, it was three times the current minutes before 12 noon that is 3(180-X). Therefore, X = 146. Hence, minutes before 12 noon is X-44 = 34 minutes. 9 am to 12 noon = 3 hours = (3 * 60) minutes = 180 minutes.

## Which time is quarter past the hour of 9 in the morning?

At minute 45, we say it’s “quarter to” the next hour. For example, at 5:45, we say it’s “quarter to six” (or 15 minutes before 6:00). At minute 30, we say it’s “half past”. So at 9:30, we would say it’s “half past nine” (or half an hour after 9:00).

What does half past 4 mean?

“Half past four” will mean 30 minutes past 4 O’clock. In five minute increments, when it’s past the hour (up to 30 minutes past) we say “past”. When it’s before the hour (after 30 minutes past) we say “to”.

### What time is 42 minutes ago?

What time was it 42 minutes ago? The date and time was 10:51:10 PM, Thursday 22 July, 2021 in 42 minutes ago. Date and Time calculation belongs to 22 July 2021, 11:33:10 PM (UTC).