# Trophy To Thinkers!

What does Leap Year have to do with chess?

Why was Leap Year created?

Leap year is how many years apart from the other leap years?

We leap how many days on a Leap Year?

How many days is in a Leap Year?

Since March 1 is a Thursday, on what day will it be next years corresponding with Leap Year?

What is a person called who is born on a Leap Year?

Trophy to who answers one question first!

• 3 years ago

question 3: 4

• 4 years ago

question one is easy. Nothing!

• 4 years ago

Answer to question 5:

there are 366 days.

• 4 years ago

Answer for question 2.

Leap years are years with 366 days, instead of the usual 365. Leap years are necessary because the actual length of a year is 365.242 days, not 365 days, as commonly stated. Basically, leap years occur every 4 years, and years that are evenly divisible by 4 (2004, for example) have 366 days. This extra day is added to the calendar on February 29th.

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• 5 years ago

Correct

• 5 years ago

Answering the fourth question:

We leap one day. February goes from 28 to 29 days.

• 5 years ago

Indeed!

• 5 years ago

the answer to your 7th question is, they are called, "Leaplings".

• 5 years ago
Nope, they would then have 366 days each year.
• 5 years ago

I will answer your 2nd question....it was created because there are 365.24 days in a calender year, that is the reason why we have leap years every 4 years to bring the calender back into synchronization.