At t minutes past 2 pm, the time needed by the minutes hand of a clock to show 3 pm was found to be 3 minutes less than minutes. Find t.
At t minutes past 2 pm, the time need by minute hand to show 3 pm = 60 – t
According to question, it is given that (60 – t) is equal to 3 minutes less than
Time can’t equal to negative term.
Hence t = 14 minutes