RE: use of "%" in German text

Subject: RE: use of "%" in German text
From: "Andrew Warren" <awarren -at- synaptics -dot- com>
To: "Milan Davidovic" <shl_ctf -at- yahoo -dot- ca>, "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2007 11:10:16 -0700

Milan Davidovic wrote:

> Space before or closed up?

Space before. See section 5.3.7 of the BIPM's SI brochure

"When it is used, a space separates the number and the symbol %."


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