# Elapsed Time

### Word Problems

## Telling Time Review

Can you tell the exact time given by reading the short & long hand?

## Word Problem #1

Starts homework at 3:15 & finishes at 4:30

ELAPSED TIME: 1 HOUR 15 MINUTES = 75 MINUTES

*Break Time = 3:45 for 20 minutes*

SUBTRACT 20 minutes

*Total minutes = ??

*Subtract minutes = ?? (break time)

***Final homework time = ??? minutes**

## Word Problem #2

Starts building helicopter at 10:20 & finishes at 12:35

ELAPSED TIME: 2 HOUR 15 MINUTES = 135 MINUTES

*Break Time = 11:30 for 33 minutes*

SUBTRACT 33 minutes

*Total minutes = ??

*Subtract minutes = ?? (break time)

***Final amount of time to build helicopter = ??? minutes**

## Word Problem #3

Starts homework at 2:58 & works for 1 hour & 29 minutes

OVERALL TIME: 4:28 p.m.

*Break Time = 3:30 for 15 minutes*

SUBTRACT 15 minutes

*Total minutes = ??

*Subtract minutes = ?? (break time)

***Final homework time = ??? minutes**

## Word Problem #4

FINISHES practice at 6:15

SUBTRACT 2 HOURS 25 MINUTES (length of practice)

*Total minutes = ??

*Subtract minutes = ?? (break time)

***Start of dance practice = ??? minutes**