use Roman numerals when writing ordinal numbers is due to the tradition, preserved in many countries, including in Russia.Roman numerals to denote numbers of centuries or millennia, number of volumes of multi-volume books (sometimes - the number of parts, chapters and sections of books), serial numbers of monarchs (Peter I, Nicholas II), important events (I Punic War, XXVII Summer Olympic Games) or pointsthe list (III law of thermodynamics).Using Roman numerals we can write any integer less than 3999 (MMMCMXCIX).Fortunately, you do not need to memorize these numbers by heart or ready to seek out the table and carefully retype complex sequences of Latin letters in your document.Microsoft Office Tools, you can easily enter Roman numbers.
To enter Roman numbers into a text document Word, press the keyboard shortcut "Ctrl + F9".In place of the cursor will be two braces that are grayed out.Within the brackets, you enter the desired number (in Arabic numerals 0 to 9) in the following way: "=
number * Roman" (without the quotes).Then again, press F9, and Arab figures are converted to the desired number of Roman.
If you need to fix the permission Roman numeral, click the right mouse button.From the pop-up context menu, select "Codes / values of the fields."Roman numbers again turn into an editable format "= number * Roman" in curly brackets.Correct the number written the usual Arabic numerals, and again press the F9 key to convert it into a Roman numeral.Changes have been made.
Russian version of Microsoft Excel is also provided with a similar function.This feature is called - of Rome.To enter a Roman numeral, select an empty cell in the document, and record the number in the following format: "= ROMAN (number)" (without the quotation marks!), Where "number" - is written in the usual number of Arabic numerals.Then press the «Enter».Arab numbers will be converted to Roman.
Edit Roman numerals as follows.Click on the cell with a Roman numeral.In the line "Insert Function» (fx) will record this numbers in editable format "= ROMAN (number)."Just write a new number in Arabic numerals, and press «Enter».
Do not attempt to enter a number greater than 3999, non-integer and negative numbers.Programs will be given an error.
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