[bksvol-discuss] Re: Fractions in bookshare files for Braille readers

I write it like this 1 1/2. Will the Braille Translator translate this?
 
Barbara

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Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Fractions in bookshare files for Braille readers
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Date: Sunday, June 20, 2010, 1:04 AM





What if the fraction was a cup and a half of another how would that be written 
again? Just my curiosity!
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: Mayrie ReNae 
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Sent: Saturday, June 19, 2010 7:23 PM
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Fractions in bookshare files for Braille readers


Hi Pam,
 
The braille translater, or is it translator, won't handle the fraction 
symbols.  They need to be written as 1/2, and like that.
 
Thanks for asking!
 
Mayrie
 
 



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[mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Pamela Hoffard
Sent: Saturday, June 19, 2010 6:13 PM
To: book list
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Fractions in bookshare files for Braille readers






Hey all, 


I'm coming across a bunch of fractions for recipes in the book that I'm 
proofing.  For Braille readers, is the 1 / 2 format better than the symbol 1 
over 2 in one individual space (sorry I can't make this symbol in e-mail).  Any 
preference?


Thanks for your thoughts,


Pam

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