# LSCLF1.6: NOTATION

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### #3. What is Notation?

Cardinal Number : The term “number” brings to ones mind the, ten lndo-Arabic numerals only and the use of them as cardinal numbers those numbers used in. counting and in expressing measures;

1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0

Ordinal Number : The term “ordinal number” denotes that the number is used for fixing the position of an entity in a sequence,

means first, second, third etc.

Freedom in Ordinal Number : It is possible to use any digit other than Indo-Arabic numbers as an ordinal number by defining its ordinal, value among other digits

Examples, Roman smalls, Roman capitals,punctuation marks, and some other simple characters, that is, “distinctive marks”

### #7. Which Roman digits are excluded in CC?

The term “Roman small” denotes each one of the digits a b e d e f g h j k m n p q r s t u v w x y z.. It may be noted that i, 1 and o have been excluded from this list, as they give difficulty in writing, typing and printing taken together

Delta-Δ

### #9. Which of the following is not an Ordinary Indicator Digit?

The term “ordinary indicator digit” denotes each one of the digits mentioned below:
) (Arrester Bracket)

, (Comma)

& (Ampersand)

‘ (Single inverted comma)

– (Hyphen)

=(Equal to)

. (Dot)

–> (Forward arrow)

: (Colon)

(Plus)

; (Semi Colon)

( (Starter Bracket)

### #10. Pick out the anteriorising digits from the following.

The term ” anteriorising digit” denotes each ‘of the digit (Backward arrow) and ” (Double inverted comma).

### #12. What is the total number of species of digits used in the notational system of CC?

The term ” species of digits” denotes the digits used in the notational system of CC.

### #14. What is the total number of digits used in the notational system of CC?

substantive digits (60) = indicator digits (14) =74

### #16. The ordinal value of the digit "Δ (Delta) lies between those of the digits ..

When arranged in the ascending sequence of their ordinal values, all the digits,mentioned above will stand in the following sequence:

) & ` . : ; ,-=- a b…y z 0 1…8 9 A B… M Δ N…Y Z (

Digits with Anteriorising Value: The digits * (asterisk), (plus) ” (double inverted comma), – (backward arrow) have anteriorising value. On account of this, their ordinal values need not be prescribed in relation to the digits of other species. The ordinal values of these digits among themselves in ascending sequence of ordinal values is as follows:
* “←