# What is analogue and digital time Bitesize?

## What is analogue and digital time Bitesize?

Learn. Watch this video to learn about analogue time (the 12 hour clock) and digital time (the 24 hour clock). The 12 hour clock. A clock with hands (an analogue clock) shows us the numbers 1-12 . There are 24 hours in one day, so we measure time by splitting the day into two halves.

## What is analogue and digital time?

Analogue time is what you see on a clock face. The clock will have the same time on it twice a day for am and pm time. Digital time refers to the time you see on a digital clock. If it is a 24 hour digital clock, it will read from 00.00 to 23:59.

What is analogue time?

a clock in which the hours, minutes, and sometimes seconds are indicated by hands on a dial. Compare digital clock.

What is the difference between analogue and digital?

The major difference between both signals is that the analog signals have continuous electrical signals, while digital signals have non-continuous electrical signals. The difference between analog and digital signal can be observed with the various examples of different types of waves.

### How do you teach analog and digital time?

Students are given a page of blank analogue clock faces. They draw the hands on each clock face to show a time on the hour, half-hour or quarter-hour. The teacher calls out a time on the hour, half-hour or quarter-hour. Students mark the clock if they have a matching time.

### What is analog clock for children?

An analogue clock is a circular-faced clock with the numbers one to twelve around the outside and two hands, a shorter one to measure hours and a longer one to measure minutes. A digital clock is a clock which simply shows numbers to denote the time.

What are examples of analog?

Examples of analog technology:

• photocopiers.
• old land-line telephones.
• audio tapes.
• old televisions (intensity and color information per scan line)
• VCRs (same as TV)

How do we use digital and analog signals in everyday life?

Analog and Digital Signals: Systems and Applications

1. Audio recording and reproduction.
2. Temperature sensors.
3. Image sensors.