Asked in Word and Phrase Origins
Word and Phrase Origins
What is the origin of English upper case?
Upper and lower case came from when everything used to be printed by hand. The letters would be inside of a brief case. The upper case would be kept on the top of the case and the lower case on the bottom.
Asked in Geometry
What upper case English letters do not have symmetry?
The question depends on what you consider to be English letters. The letters that this site uses are Roman letters. ...
Asked in Poptropica
Does the title Director need upper case or lower case D?
It needs an upper case D.
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Geometry, Microsoft Excel
Which case is case sensitive upper case or lower case?
Both. "Case sensitive" means that upper case and lower case characters are treated as different characters. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic
What comes next in the sequence AA xd ug?
Not sure how the upper case and lower case letters interact. If that can be ignored then rj. Not sure how the upper case and lower case letters interact. If that can be ignored then rj. Not sure how the upper case and lower case letters interact. If that can be ignored then rj. Not sure how the upper case and lower case letters interact. If that can be ignored then rj. ...
Asked in Microsoft Excel, Computer Security
What is upper and lower case characters for password?
THIS IS UPPER CASE & this is lower case. So it is basically CAPITAL and small letters. ...
Asked in Academic Writing
What are upper upper case and lower case letters?
Upper case letter - capital letter -- B Y D W Lower case letter - small letter -- b y d w They're called upper case because in old times the newspaper workers kept the letter stamps that were bigger on the upper case and smaller on the lower case. It makes alot of sense so, they just called it by their ''case'' ...
Asked in English Alphabet History
Why do some letters have the same upper and lowercase forms?
All lower case letters came from upper case forms. Some lower case forms didnt evolve to look different from their upper case origins. ...
What is 'capitale' when translated from French to English?
"Capital" in the sense of capital city and upper-case letter as a feminine singular noun and "capital," "crucial," and "upper-case" as a feminine singular adjective are English equivalents of the French word capitale. Whatever the meaning or use, the pronunciation remains "ka-pea-tal" in French. ...
Is the b in billion lower case or upper case?
Generally, billion is lower case. You would use an upper case if it starts a sentence, but normally leave all the letters in upper case. Sometimes, people like to capitalize a word for emphasis, but it is not necessary. ...
Asked in Computer Keyboards
What is the upper case later and lower case laters?
Upper case letters are letters which are in capital format. You can define upper case letters by saying big letters. You can switch to upper case letters by holding shift and/or typing letters while caps lock key on. Lower case letters are letters which are not capital and can be defined by not applying Shift. ...