How do I input numbers?
Basic input rules for whole numbers, fractions, mixed numbers, and decimals.
To enter numbers, you can use the number entry buttons, including
for decimals and
To enter negative values, put the number with the
button in parentheses. Example: (-3), (-1/2), (-4_5/8), (-4.7).
To input whole numbers use the corresponding number entry buttons on the virtual keyboard.
Fractions are typed using
as the fraction bar.
So, "two-thirds" would be typed as 2/3.
"One-half" would be typed as 1/2.
Fractions can be entered with or without parentheses.
symbol is used to separate the whole number and a fraction.
So, "three and one half" would be typed as 3_1/2.
Enter the number with the whole part separated from the decimal part by a decimal point (ex. 12.34, 0.4 or .4).