Spaces, no commas.
On 9/16/16, Tim / STW wrote:
> I own a site that publishes teaching resources, including
> ny math worksheets, for elementary teachers.
> We've had many requests to "translate" our worksheets
> anadian-English. For example: If our instructions say,
> lor the odd numbers blue" - our Canadian customers
want an a
> lternate version available that says "Colour the odd
> blue." We've been going through our site, and making
> ian spelling changes as-needed. (Common words have
> d colour-color; favourite-favorite; meter-metre; litre-liter
> ; and so on.)
> My question is this: How do you format large numbers in
> mentary schools?
> Do you write them like this:
> 567 123 132 ?
> Or like this:
> 567,123,132 ?
> I have seen it both ways online, but mostly with commas.
> have an older Canadian math textbook (Math Makes
Sense - 6th
> grade) that uses the spaces.
> So can you help me out? Commas or no commas?
> Also - are there any other Canadian-specific math words
> we should be aware of that we may have missed?
> Thank you.
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