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12-16-2002, 03:23 AM
Is there any way to get fractions (other than 1/4, 1/2. and 3/4) to display properly? It looks bad to have some going sideways and some up and down... Thank you!
<mn> 1 </mn>
<mn> 2 </mn>
That's presentation MathML, something which only Mozilla and Amaya support natively.
The best you can do with HTML is:
12-16-2002, 03:22 PM
Well, that's better than nothing--is there anyway to make it smaller? I tried <small> but it's still bigger than I would like. I'm sorry, I'm just a beginner! Thank you!
12-17-2002, 05:19 AM
You could try wrapping it in a <p> tag and using css...
12-20-2002, 07:19 PM
Thank you! Will try, out of time now...
12-30-2002, 12:31 AM
Another possible approach which could be used with the more common fractions would be to use a character entity - e.g.
"&frac12;" for a half,
"&frac14;" for a quarter,
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