Numbers. Numbers and ranges

    The content of these guidelines is taken from the Vives University Network’s Interuniversity Style Guide for Writing Institutional Texts, an interuniversity project in which the UPC participated with the support of the Secretariat for Universities and Research of the Government of Catalonia.


    En dashes in ranges

    • Use a closed-up en dash to indicate a range.

      groups of 5–10 students


    Symbols in ranges

    • Repeat symbols and units, except for those that you separate from the numeral with a non-breaking space.

      100°C–150°C between 100°C and 150°C
      20–30 cm from 20 to 30 cm