How many hours in 1 day?
The answer is 24.
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The SI base unit for time is the second.
1 second is equal to 0.000277777777778 hours, or 1.15740740741E-5 day.
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The hour was originally defined in Egypt as 1/24 of a day, based on their duo-decimal numbering system (which counted finger joints on each hand).
A continous period of 24 hours which, unless the context otherwise requires, runs from midnight to midnight.
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