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#426 2013-02-28 07:09:39

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#427 2013-02-28 07:14:21

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Picture here.

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#428 2013-03-01 02:52:59

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Hi mandy here. Is this right 2 + 2 = 4 if not the right place? Where should I have put it then?

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#429 2013-03-01 03:11:37

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hi Mandy

No that's not right.

This is what I want to see:

The sum is inside Latex command brackets like this:

[math]2 + 2 = 4[/math]

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#430 2013-03-01 03:16:02

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Ok now what do you want me to do next?

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#431 2013-03-01 03:17:20

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I want you to start using Latex.

Please type what you see in the code box above and post it.

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#432 2013-03-01 03:22:20

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(math)2 + 2 = 4(/math)

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#433 2013-03-01 03:23:34

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Still not right.  It has to be square brackets.  On my keyboard they are next to letter P.

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#434 2013-03-01 03:26:12

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is this right?

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#435 2013-03-01 03:27:46

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Yes!  smile

try this:

[math]\frac{1}{2}[/math]

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#436 2013-03-01 03:29:45

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is this right

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#437 2013-03-01 03:35:00

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Yes it is.  Hurray!  smile

Now for a sum:

[math]\frac{1}{2} + \frac{1}{4}[/math]

I've got to go out for about an hour but you can carry on practising with some that you make up for yourself.  I'll take a look when I get back.

Bob


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#438 2013-03-01 03:35:08

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Re: Mandy Jane's Corner

is this right

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#439 2013-03-01 03:35:48

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yes see post 437

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#440 2013-03-01 03:39:45

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#441 2013-03-01 03:59:40

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I'm back.

Try

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#442 2013-03-01 04:06:38

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Re: Mandy Jane's Corner

- \ frac{19} {20} [/math]

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#443 2013-03-01 04:11:34

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Re: Mandy Jane's Corner

[math] \frac{23} {24} + [math] \frac{31} {40} - [math] \frac{19} {20}

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#444 2013-03-01 04:15:29

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[math] \frac{23} {24} + [math] \frac{31} {40} - [math] \frac{19} {20}

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#445 2013-03-01 04:16:58

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Have a look at what came out in post 442.  It isn't quite right is it?

Latex can be very fussy about spaces in the wrong places.

You can edit a post.  Picture below shows what to click.

Then you click submit again to send the new version.

Then post another reply because new posts make a beep on my computer so I'll know you've done it.

Bob

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#446 2013-03-01 04:17:05

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Hi what am i doing wrong please?

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#447 2013-03-01 04:18:05

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post 445.  we posted at the same time.

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#448 2013-03-01 04:31:41

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Re: Mandy Jane's Corner

[math] \frac{23} {24} + [math] \frac{31} {40} - [math] \frac{19} {20}

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#449 2013-03-01 04:39:28

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Re: Mandy Jane's Corner

Still not working.

Just one     [math      at the start and    [\math]      at the end.

I suggest you click on the Math button to save time.  (see picture)

Bob

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#450 2013-03-01 04:45:18

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ok i will practes this and come back in tomorrow ok ? send me message back please?

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