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Is it confusing to have two Am settings on your clock radio?

Asked by RedDeerGuy1 (24641points) 2 months ago

AM FM, and AM PM?

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Dutchess_III's avatar

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elbanditoroso's avatar

No. I don’t know about Canadian schools, but in the US we were taught the difference.

AM radio = amplitude modulation

AM time = ante meridian (before noon)

Context is everything

Dutchess_III's avatar

FM is Frequency Modulation. It’s better than AM. But not better than rum.

Call_Me_Jay's avatar

It does not confuse me, but I learned the difference from a young age. I never thought about it before, but it could be confusing for an initiate. Good eye, good ear, great question.

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