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# A clock is set right at 8:00 a.m. The clock gains 10 minutes in 24 hours. What will be the right time when this clock indicates 1 p.m on the following day?

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11.40 p.m
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12:00 p.m
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10:00 p.m
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12:48 p.m
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None of these
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Solution

## The correct option is C 12:48 p.mThe clock gains 10 mins in 24 hours,It will gain 1 min in every 2.4 hours.Difference in time the clock indicates=1 p.m.-8 a.m. (the next day)=29 hours,Time gained=292.4=12 mins.Actual time=12:48 p.m.

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