Why are 15min called a “quarter of an hour”?


I found this on a pizza I bought, made by Dr. Oetker.
They should have learnt how a clock works better in school.

Have a nice weekend, greetings from Switzerland (just to be clear: Dr. Oetker is a German company ^^)

Thanks to Manuel for this submission!

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