### How afften does a leap year occer?

A leap year occurs every four years. The exception is that there is no leap year at the turn of the century. The exception to the exception is that there is a leap year every fourth century. The next leap year will be in 2012 (which the Mayan's predicted will be the end of the world). Also, the Olympic Games take place every fourth year, e.g. 2008 Beijing and 2010 London.

### Why will 2100 not be a leap year?

A year is longer than 365 days so the need to add a leap year every 4 years. But it is slightly less than 365.25 days so you don't want every fourth year to be a leap year. The current solution is that every fourth year is a leap year except when it is a century (a year ending in 00). This is a leap year only if it is divisible by 400 and not…

### How many days are there in 57 years?

it depends on when the leap year will begin. I am going to assume that the leap year will start on the fourth year in your 57 year span. a total of 20,805 days in 57 years without counting the leap year every fourth year a total of 20,819 days in 57 years if the leap year occurs in the fourth year of your 57 year time span.

### Is it true that there is 365day and6hours in a leap year?

No. There are 366 days in a leap year. On average that means a year is 365 days and 6 hours. 6 hours is a quarter of a day, so every fourth year a day is added to make up that amount. No. There are 366 days in a leap year. On average that means a year is 365 days and 6 hours. 6 hours is a quarter of a day, so every fourth year…

### Was 1998 a leap year?

No, 1998 was not a leap year. Leap years occur every 4 years, in years that are evenly divisible by 4 (however, only every fourth century-year such as 2000 is a leap year) Leap years occur because it takes 365.25 days for Earth to orbit the Sun. Regular years have 365 days, so the 4 quarters make an extra day every 4 years.