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what's the degree between the short hand and the long hand

  at 3:15
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0 or 360

Casey on May 21, 2013
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7.5. Since the minute hand is at the 15 min mark, the hour hand will be 1/4 of the way to the next hour. Therefore since a clock is 360 degrees, 360/12 hours = 30 degrees per hour. 15/60 (min) = 1/4....1/4*(30) = 7.5

Ryan Overhiser on Jun 15, 2013

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