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tzedek

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why is it that 50 cents is written 50c but 50 dollars is written $50?
 

Smoke

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tzedek said:
why is it that 50 cents is written 50c but 50 dollars is written $50?
Who cares?
 

supposedtabeme

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Ehrrmmm I'm going to take a guess here...

I think it's an international symbol. Cents have a sign too, tho' it's not easy to find in the keyboard, you'd have to go to the map symbol.
 

tzedek

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sorry, pretend that the c is the cent symbol. i dont know how to make it.


*broken comment
¢ * is this what you are looking for?
 

Smoke

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tzedek said:
sorry, pretend that the c is the cent symbol. i dont know how to make it.
Use your character map in system tools.
 

Broken

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tzedek said:
why is it that 50 cents is written 50c but 50 dollars is written $50?
My guess would be convention, but you could always ask the good Dr.
 

Smoke

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#7
yeah, thats a good idea.
 
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50 cents is worth more than one cent.
A dollar is worth more than 50 cents.
An explanation? No.
However, it was worth a try.

$50c

Pisssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss.
 

shep

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TheLampIncident said:
50 cents is worth more than one cent.
A dollar is worth more than 50 cents.
An explanation? No.
However, it was worth a try.

$50c

Pisssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss.

Hey the dishwasher been doing his homework :thumbsup:
 

shep

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umm would silver be the answer?Nickle and copper are worth less than silver
 
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shep said:
Hey the dishwasher been doing his homework :thumbsup:
You know, I am more of a busboy now than a dishwasher. I've been moving on up to a big apartment on the east side. Now let me write my own theme song from hell.
 

shep

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#13
Good job on the promo :thumbsup: Bus boy beat's doing dish's.You finally got a piece of the pie :)