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September 18, 2012  6:14 PM

Writing numbers and numerals: One exception to the rules



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
exceptions to the rule, numbers, numerals

Which is correct? According to Google, ____________ viewers prefer the TrueView skippable ad format to other in-stream video ads. a. eight out of 10 b. eight out of ten c. 8 out of 10

July 19, 2012  2:14 PM

Writing out adjacent numbers



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
numbers, numerals

Which is correct? The sysadmin had a recurring nightmare -- she had to


May 24, 2010  2:01 PM

Spell out percentages under 10 or express as numerals?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, grammar, numbers under 10, numerals, percentages, Quiz

Which is correct? The federal government established a goal of contracting with women-owned small businesses for ________ of the total. a. five percent b. 5 percent c. 5%


July 28, 2009  4:18 PM

Large sums of money



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, currency, large numbers, money, numerals, Quiz

typing Which is correct? The new regulation could cost employers _________ in compliance-related costs. a. $12...


June 24, 2009  6:21 PM

Use numerals for fractions or spell out?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, fractions, numbers, numerals, Quiz

typing Which is correct? According to IDG Research Services, only _____ of IT managers say they have good visibility...


April 20, 2009  5:06 PM

Spell out ratios or use numerals?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, numbers, numerals, Quiz, ratios

typing Which is correct? Most organizations should consider ______ an achievable goal for PUE. a. 1:6 b....


April 17, 2009  2:00 PM

Which is correct — thirty-five percent or 35 percent?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, BitTorrent, Business writing, CIO, numbers, numerals, percentages, Quiz, traffic

typing Which is correct? BitTorrent accounts for as much as ______ of all Internet traffic. a. 35 percent b....


February 18, 2009  5:43 PM

Sums under a dollar — spell out?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, money, numbers, numerals, Quiz, sums

typing Which is correct? The stock fell ______ to $45.50 in New York Stock Exchange composite trading. a. $0.75 b....


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