A leap year is a year containing one additional day added to keep the calendar
year ... By this rule, the average number of days per year is 365 + <sup>1</sup>⁄4 − <sup>...
There is a leap year every year whose number is perfectly divisible by four -
except for years which are both divisible by 100 and not divisible by 400.
This new rule, whereby a century year is a leap year only if divisible by 400, is the
sole feature that distinguishes the Gregorian calendar from the Julian calendar ...
Any year that is evenly divisible by 4 is a leap year: for example, 1988, 1992, and
... only the year 1900 is subject to the 100/400 exclusion rule of leap years in ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... Because for the most part, Leap Year is every four years. ... Well according to the
rules of the Gregorian calendar, the exceptions to this rule are ...
Leap Years are any year that can be evenly divided by 4 (such as 2012, 2016,
etc). except if it ... So another rule says that every 400 years is a leap year again.
However, this made the average length of the calendar-year slightly longer than
... Its rules are 1) years divisible by 400 ARE leap years (so, for example, 2000 ...
Find out the next Leap Day, how to calculate Leap Years, Leap Year folklore, and
more on ... Here are the rules for leap year, just to set the record straight.
Mar 1, 2016 ... Leap Year 2016: Why does February have 29 days every four years? .... The
added rule about centuries (versus just every four years) was an ...
Q: Is the year 2000 a leap year? A: Yes, because the rule is: in the Gregorian
calendar, leap years occur in years exactly divisible by four, except that years ...