# How do you type fractions in Apple numbers?

### Table of Contents

- How do you type fractions in Apple numbers?
- How do you express fractions in words?
- How do you write 3/4 on a keyboard?
- Can you type fractions on the iPad keyboard?
- How can I write fractions on my iPhone?
- What's the easiest way to type a fraction?
- How to type special characters and symbols on iPhone or iPad?

### How do you type fractions in Apple numbers?

Choose Numbers > Preferences (from the Numbers menu at the top of your screen). Click Auto-Correction at the top of the preferences window. In the Formatting section, select the “Automatically format fractions” checkbox. Type a **fraction** (for example, 1/2), then press the Space bar and keep typing, or press Return.

### How do you express fractions in words?

To express the fraction in words, **write the numerator, add a hyphen and then spell out the denominator**. In word form, the fraction 3/10 would be spelled out as three-tenths.

### How do you write 3/4 on a keyboard?

**A few common fractions have keyboard shortcuts that you can use by holding down the Alt key and typing the code numbers.**

- 1/2 = Alt + 0 1 8 9.
- 1/4 = Alt + 0 1 8 8.
- 3/4 = Alt + 0 1 9 0.

### Can you type fractions on the iPad keyboard?

Typing fractions on iOS, iPhone, iPad the easy way Tweet While iOS can display a full range of characters the iOS keyboard is unable to type many of them. There are several methods to work around this limitation, the easiest of which uses the built-in keyboard shortcuts.

### How can I write fractions on my iPhone?

Copy each character one at a time and perform the following steps 3. Go to settings, general, keyboard and finally shortcuts 4. Choose Add new shortcut 5. In the Phrase field paste the character. eg. ‘½’

### What's the easiest way to type a fraction?

In the shortcut Field type the shortcut. eg. 1/2 (return to step 2) Other methods, all of which require copy and paste, include; Creating a note (using the note app) that includes all the characters you might use, then copying and pasting from the note each time a fraction is needed. Or, searching the web each time you need a character.

### How to type special characters and symbols on iPhone or iPad?

How to Type Special Characters and Symbols on iPhone or iPad 1 1. When you are typing in Messages, Notes, Mail etc, touch and hold on the letter, number, or symbol, which has these character (s). 2 Step #2. You will see that a pop-up selector shows up. 3 Step #3. Drag your touch to select the desired unique character. ... 4 . ...