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From: Kathleen Donohue (KDonohue@marlboro.k12.nj.us)
Date: Wed Feb 14 2001 - 07:25:53 EST
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I offered this question as an extra credit for my classes. I was amazed at
the number of students that did not know the meanings of these everyday
expressions. One of my students submitted this:
AM stands for the time from midnight to noon. The letters A and M
are the abbreviation of ante meridiem, the Latin phrase for "before noon".
PM stands for the time from noon to midnight. The letters P and M stand for
Marlboro Middle School
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