Time Conversion - Hours and Minutes

1. How many minutes are there in 5 h 1 min?

We know,
1 h  =  60 min

So,
    5 h 
=  5 × 60 min
=  300 min

Therefore,
    5 h + 1 min 
=  300 min + 1 min
=  301 min

There are 301 minutes in 5 h 1 min.

2. Andrew jogs for 4 hours each week. How many minutes does he spend jogging each week?

We know,
1 h  =  60 min

So,
    4 h 
=  4 × 60 min
=  240 min

He spends 240 minutes jogging each week.

3. It took 253 minutes to decorate the party hall. How many hours and minutes did it take to decorate the party hall?

    253 min
=  240 min + 13 min
=  4 h + 13 min
=  4 h 13 min

It took 4 h 13 min to decorate the party hall.