# Where will the hour hand of a clock stop if it starts

(a) from 6 and turns through 1 right angle?

(b) from 8 and turns through 2 right angles?

(c) from 10 and turns through 3 right angles?

(d) from 7 and turns through 2 straight angles?

**Solution:**

We will be using the concepts of clockwise and Anticlockwise Rotation, right angle to solve this.

(a) Starting from 6 and turning through 1 right angle, the hour hand stops at 9. Refer to the below image.

(b) Starting from 8 and turning through 2 right angles, the hour hand stops at 2.

(c) Starting from 10 and turning through 3 right angles, the hour hand stops at 7.

(d) Starting from 7 and turning through 2 straight angles, the hour hand stops at 7.

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Exercise 5.2 Question 7

## Where will the hour hand of a clock stop if it starts (a) from 6 and turns through 1 right angle? (b) from 8 and turns through 2 right angles? (c) from 10 and turns through 3 right angles? (d) from 7 and turns through 2 straight angles?

**Summary:**

(a) The hour hand stops at 9 if it starts from 6 and turns through 1 right angle. (b) The hour hand stops at 2 if it starts from 8 and turns through 2 right angles. (c) The hour hand stops at 7 if it starts from 10 and turns through 3 right angles. (d) The hour hand stops at 7 if it starts from 7 and turns through 2 right angles

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