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23 August 
In 1914, Japan declared war on Germany in World War I.
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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)?

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Welcome to the NCES Kids' Zone

The NCES Kids' Zone provides information to help you learn about schools; decide on a college; find a public library; engage in several games, quizzes and skill building about math, probability, graphing, and mathematicians; and to learn many interesting facts about education.


Did you Know?

Public school students in 28 states scored higher than their peers in the nation; students in 15 states and the District of Columbia scored lower than their peers nationally. The interactive map provides details. (more info)


The Word of the Day

humanism -(n.).A doctrine or attitude concerned chiefly with human beings and their values, capacities, and achievements. Absorption in or study of the Humanities.


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