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Telling Time Quiz 1

Telling Time in German
A self-scoring German quiz

This is a self-scoring quiz (with answer key) on telling time in German. It is based on It's About (German) Time and Lektion 8 of German for Beginners. Before taking this quiz, you should have studied those lessons. You should know your German numbers up to at least 60 for this quiz.


Test Your Knowledge of
Telling Time in German

Which one of the three choices matches the German time given?

To select the correct answer, click the button next to the answer you want. When you reach the end of the ten-item quiz you'll be able to get your percentage score. The answers will be listed in the scroll box just below the "Get Score" button, but you might want to avoid the answers if you got less than 100%, and try again until you get it right. (You're the only one who will know your score!)

HINT: If you want to revise your answers after getting your score, don't use the "Clear" button unless you want to re-mark all the answers. Just change the answers you think need changing, then click on the "Get Score" button again. But no peeking at the answers!

1. Es ist fünfzehn Uhr fünf.
    3:05 pm
    5:03 pm
    13:50

2. Es ist halb sieben.
    5:30
    6:30
    7:30

3. Es ist zwanzig Uhr zehn.
    10:20 pm
    8:10 pm
    10:10 pm

4. Es ist viertel nach elf.
    11:45
    12:15
    11:15

5. Es ist acht Uhr dreißig.
    8:03
    8:13
    8:30

6. Es ist zehn vor fünf.
    4:50
    10:05
    5:10

7. Es ist drei Viertel vier.
    4:45
    3:45
    4:15

8. Es ist neunzehn Uhr neunundfünfzig.
    7:59 pm
    9:59 pm
    9:09 pm

9. Es ist Viertel nach sechs.
    4:06
    6:04
    6:15

10. Es ist dreizehn Uhr.
    1:00 am
    1:00 pm
    1:30 pm

     

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KEY > For a detailed, annotated answer key see Time Quiz Key


Related Pages

It's About (German) Time
An article about telling time and dates.

Date and Time Glossary
An annotated English-German glossary of date and time words/expressions.


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