# Lesson Worksheet: Telling Time in Words: Nearest Minute Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice telling the time to the nearest minute on analog clocks and recording the time in words.

**Q1: **

On this clock, what are we counting when we count the blue dots?

- AMinutes
- BSeconds
- CHours

**Q2: **

You are walking in the street when someone asks you about the time. The time displayed on your watch is shown. Read the clock to reply.

- ANineteen minutes past ten
- BTwenty-four minutes past eleven
- CNineteen minutes past eleven
- DTen minutes past five
- ETwenty-four minutes past ten

**Q3: **

What is the time?

- AThree minutes to ten
- BFive minutes to three
- CTen minutes to two
- DTen minutes to three
- ETwo minutes to ten

**Q4: **

At seven o’clock, Ethan goes to school.

What is the time of the following clock?

- ATwenty-one minutes to seven
- BEight minutes to eight
- CSix minutes to seven
- DEight minutes to seven
- ETwenty-one minutes to eight

Is Ethan at school?

- AYes
- BNo

**Q5: **

The game will start at seventeen minutes to two. Which clock represents that time?

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q6: **

A clock shows 2 o’clock. What will the time be after 6 minutes? Give your answer in words.

- ASix to two
- BSix past two
- CTwo to six
- DTwo past six

**Q7: **

Fill in the missing numbers: It is past .

- Atwo, five
- Bfive, two
- Ctwelve, five
- Dfive, twelve

**Q8: **

Benjamin finishes the exam at twenty-one to ten. Which clock shows this time?

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Q9: **

This clock only has an hour hand.

The teacher asks Isabella to draw the minute hand to show twenty-four to eleven. Which of the following is the correct answer?

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Q10: **

Pick the time shown on the clock.

- ATwelve to two
- BEight to twelve
- CTwelve past two
- DEight past twelve