This month’s workout, “Numerals versus Words,” is taken from CMOS 17, paragraphs 9.2–7. Advanced editors might tackle the questions cold; learners can study paragraphs 9.2–7 of the Manual before answering the questions.
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Note: Dictionaries and style guides sometimes disagree. These questions are designed to test knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style, which prefers Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, 11th edition. Other style guides may follow a different dictionary.
Chicago Style Workout 25: Numerals versus Words (CMOS 9.2–7)
Photo: Cardio challenge workout class at Bellamorphosis health club on Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, NC, Feb. 22, 2010 (US Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ciara Wymbs).
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