We Learned These Tricks at School, and They Still Work

Some everyday tricks are so useful and simple they can come in handy to more than one generation. Yet over time, they’re somehow forgotten, and they turn into what’s called “grandma’s tips.”

we decided to recall the past and collected for you eight tricks from childhood, which everyone forgot for some reason.

Determine the time left before sunset

We Learned These Tricks at School, and They Still Work
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Keep your fingers together, and reach your hand out so that the sun “lies” on your index finger. Now count the number of fingers to the horizon line. Each of the fingers represents approximately 15 minutes until sunset.

Know the number of days in a month

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Make a fist, and start counting the months by knuckles. Each knuckle bump and gap is a separate month. If you count on one hand, then, after reaching the end, start again with the knuckles of the index finger.

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If the month is on the knuckle bump, there are 31 days. If it’s on the gap – 30 or less.

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