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How many times in a day, are the hands of a clock in straight line but opposite in direction?

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SherlockHolmes Expert Asked on 3rd February 2020 in Math Puzzles.
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    22 times

    The hands of a clock point in opposite directions (in the same straight line) 11 times in every 12 hours. (Because between 5 and 7 they point in opposite directions at 6 o’clock only). So, in a day, the hands point in the opposite directions 22 times.

    CugelTheWise Expert Answered on 3rd February 2020.
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