Convert given time into words
Given a time in the format of hh:mm (12-hour format) 0 < hh < 12, 0 <= mm < 60. The task is to convert it into words as shown:
Input : h = 5, m = 0 Output : five o' clock Input : h = 6, m = 24 Output : twenty four minutes past six
Corner cases are m = 0, m = 15, m = 30 and m = 45.
6:00 six o'clock 6:10 ten minutes past six 6:15 quarter past six 6:30 half past six 6:45 quarter to seven 6:47 thirteen minutes to seven
The idea is to use the if-else-if statement to determine the time in words. According to the above-given example, on the basis of minutes, we can categorize time in words into 8, which are minutes equal to 0, 15, 30, 45, 1, 59, and in a range less than 30 or greater than 30. Check the value of minutes and print accordingly.
Below is the implementation of this approach:
twenty four minutes past six
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