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Name: Rules for the Use of Numbers in Scientific Writing
ID: m16064
Language: English (en)
Summary: Adapted from Burnett, RE (1997) Technical Communication, 4th ed. Wadsworth: Washington, D.C
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics, Science and Technology
Keywords: Communication, Writing
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: The Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication (driskila@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: The Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication (driskila@rice.edu)
Maintainers: The Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication (driskila@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Mar 6, 2008 3:14 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Apr 23, 2008 3:08 pm -0500

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Version: 1.1 Apr 23, 2008 3:08 pm -0500 by The Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication
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