A:The easiest way to determine the week of the year is to enter the date into an online calculator such as whatweekisit.com. However, using knowledge of the Gregorian calendar and some basic math, one can determine the week of the year without outside help.
A:The longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere is December 21, also known as the winter solstice and the first official day of winter. The longest night of the year in the Southern Hemisphere is June 21.
A:To determine how many days are left until the Christmas holiday, one should first determine the current date. Christmas takes place on the 25th day of December. Considering the number of days in each month, count out the days remaining until December 25th.
A:As of 2014, the number of work days per year in the United States varies between 260 and 262. A major reason for the variation is leap year, which can lead to an extra work day in a given year. Holidays also play a role in the variation.
A:Each year has 365 days or 52 weeks plus one day, and each week has two weekend days, which means there are approximately 104 weekend days each year. Factors that affect this number are leap years, the day on which the year changes and the "plus one" day.
A:A week is a period of seven successive days that is usually understood to begin with Sunday and end with Saturday, states Reference.com. A week is a unit of time that is artificially devised with no basis on astronomy.
A:The simplest method to determine how many days until Christmas is to add up the number of days left between the current date and December 25. Determining the number of days until Christmas becomes more complicated the earlier in the year it is.
A:There are 52 complete weeks in a year. The year has 365 days, leaving one extra day. A leap year has 366 days, adding a second extra day. This makes 52 1/7 weeks in a normal year and 52 2/7 weeks in a leap year.
A:While there are no calendar months that have five full weeks, any month with more than 28 days will always have four weeks and a portion of another. For this reason, months frequently have five of a certain day of the week.
A:According to MyGuru, an online resource for information regarding Hinduism, the date of the main night of Diwali in 1947 was Nov. 12. Diwali is an ancient festival that has great importance in Hinduism and Indian culture.
A:According to researchers from the University of Vermont, the most popular day of the week is Sunday. The researchers analyzed messages sent via the Internet to determine on which day people sent and used positive words the most.
A:An easy way to find the number of weeks in a month is to start with finding out how many days are in that month. You can find the number of days in a month by looking at a calendar app, a physical calendar or a Web-based calendar. Then, you can use a unit converter app to convert days to weeks. Google's unit converter is one of many Web-based unit converters that you can use.