Question: What do the two hands on a clock mean?

What is the short hand on the clock called?

The short hand is the hour hand. It points to the current hour. The long hand is the minute hand.

How many times will be minute hand rotates in one hour?

In one hour, the minute hand makes one revolution and the second hand goes round 60 times. This means that, in one hour, the second hand passes over the minute hand 60 – 1 = 59 times and the two are also in line (but with 180 degrees between them) 59 times.

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