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When they first invented the clock, how did they know what time it was to set it to?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:37 PM on Oct. 3, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • The good old fashioned sun-dial most likely helped in that.
    ReneeK3

    Answer by ReneeK3 at 11:39 PM on Oct. 3, 2008

  • They used a sun-dial....
    SAHMinIL

    Answer by SAHMinIL at 11:40 PM on Oct. 3, 2008

  • I'm pretty sure there is a phone number you can call to set the clock, so they probably just called it.
    Ilovepie77

    Answer by Ilovepie77 at 11:55 PM on Oct. 3, 2008

  • huh? to the poster above me

    to your ? they probably used a sun dail....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:57 PM on Oct. 3, 2008

  • I thinkl lovepie was joking.
    If they didn't have a sun dial, noon used to be when the sun was straight overhead. It's a modern time-keeping thing that changed. that.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 1:13 AM on Oct. 4, 2008

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