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# Mathematics / Year 5 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement

Curriculum content descriptions

Compare 12- and 24-hour time systems and convert between them (ACMMG110)

Elaborations
• investigating the ways time was and is measured in different Aboriginal Country, such as using tidal change
• using units hours, minutes and seconds
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

12 hour time,  24 hour time

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