# Telling the Time: Is it a.m. or p.m.?

In this worksheet, students look at the clock, read a statement, then decide whether it is a.m. or p.m.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Estimate, Read, Record and Compare Time

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

Clocks have an hour hand and a minute hand (and sometimes a second hand)

The time shown is    6:30 or   6.30  or    half past 6

a.m. times are before noon.

p.m. times are after noon.

At   6.30 a.m.  many of us are still asleep.

At  6.30 p.m. many of us will be having supper.

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What is the exact time, shown on this clock face when most of us are still asleep?

6:31 p.m.

6:29 a.m.

6:30 p.m.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It is evening.

7:07 p.m.

7:34 p.m.

7:34 a.m.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It is almost the start of school

8.11 a.m.

8.56 a.m.

8.11 p.m.

8.56 p.m.

Jack has had his dinner and is asleep.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

9.15

9.15 a.m.

9.15 p.m.

3.09 p.m.

School break is finished.  The bell goes.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

11:27 a.m.

11:27 p.m.

11:27

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It's almost time for lunch.

12:48

12:48 a.m.

12:48 p.m.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

My whole family is asleep and it's dark outside.

2:35 a.m.

2:35 p.m.

2:07 a.m.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

The 10 o'clock Evening News has just started on television.

10.03 a.m.

10.03 p.m.

10.05 p.m.

I'm just having breakfast.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

8.20 a.m.

8.20

8.20 p.m.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

I've been to school and am now doing my homework.

5.27 a.m.

6.34 a.m.

5.26 a.m.

5.27 p.m.

5.26 p.m.

6.34 p.m.

• Question 1

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face when most of us are still asleep?

6:29 a.m.
• Question 2

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It is evening.

7:34 p.m.
• Question 3

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It is almost the start of school

8.56 a.m.
• Question 4

Jack has had his dinner and is asleep.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

9.15 p.m.
• Question 5

School break is finished.  The bell goes.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

11:27 a.m.
• Question 6

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

It's almost time for lunch.

12:48 p.m.
• Question 7

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

My whole family is asleep and it's dark outside.

2:35 a.m.
• Question 8

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

The 10 o'clock Evening News has just started on television.

10.03 p.m.
• Question 9

I'm just having breakfast.

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

8.20 a.m.
• Question 10

What is the exact time, shown on this clock face?

I've been to school and am now doing my homework.

5.26 p.m.
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