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On a 12-hour digital clock, what is the smallest interval between two times that are palindromic?

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On a 12-hour digital clock, what is the smallest interval between two times that are palindromic (can be read forwards and backwards as the same number)?

posted Sep 1, 2016 by Mridul

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I think it must be the palindrome times 9:59 and 10:01 for which there is the least time gap which is 2 minutes. All other palindrome times within 12 hr format are atleast 10-11 minutes apart.

answer Sep 5, 2016 by Tejas Naik
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Answer:
2 minutes (duration between 9:59 and 10:01)

answer Oct 4, 2017 by Mogadala Ramana



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