## How do you write 8am in an essay?

RulesLowercase a.m. and p.m. and always use periods.Lowercase noon and midnight.Do not use 12 noon or 12 midnight (redundant). Use noon or midnight.Do not use 12 p.m. or 12 a.m. Use noon or midnight.Do not use 8 a.m. in the morning (redundant) Use 8 a.m.Do not use o’clock with a.m. or p.m.

**How do you write numbers in a paper?**

Writing NumbersNumbers up to nine should always be written in words, anything higher than nine can be written in numerals. For larger numbers, it is acceptable to use either numerals or words depending on context (e.g. a thousand people/1,000 people), but you should always use numerals in technical writing, e.g. 200,000 km.

### When should you write numbers as words?

In general, words should be used for numbers from zero through nine, and numerals should be used from 10 onwards. This is true for both cardinal numbers (e.g., two, 11) and ordinal numbers (e.g., second, 11th).

**How do you write 7?**

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#### How do you write 8?

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**Why is 7 lucky?**

In the creation story, God made the world in six days and rested on the seventh day. Scholars have found that the number seven often represents perfection or completeness in the Bible. Seven is also a prime number, which means it can only be divided by itself and one.

## Why is there a line in 7?

Answer: Arabic numerals were written with straight lines and no curves. Each number had to represent the amount of angles contained in the number. If you put a slash across the top and the bottom of a 7 it has seven angles.

**What is a French 7?**

The French 7 is one digit we never need to clarify with each other since we both put a bar through the 7. But sometimes French people’s 1’s look like 7’s. The French seven is one to learn and know. It always has a bar through it!

### Who invented the number 7?

Hindu-Arabic numerals, set of 10 symbols—1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 0—that represent numbers in the decimal number system. They originated in India in the 6th or 7th century and were introduced to Europe through the writings of Middle Eastern mathematicians, especially al-Khwarizmi and al-Kindi, about the 12th century.