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Poll Results: How would you pronounce 6950 & 560?

 
  • 92% (118)
    Sixty-nine fifty & Five-sixty!
  • 3% (4)
    Six-thousand nine-hundred fifty & Five-hundred sixty!
  • 4% (6)
    Other...
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post #1 of 37
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For example, say you're verbally discussing a 6950 and 560... do you say:

A) "Sixty-nine fifty and Five-sixty"
B) "Six-thousand nine-hundred fifty, and Five-hundred sixty"

or

C) something else, like "Sixty-nine-hundred fifty" etc.

Help me end a really stupid and pointless debate I somehow got involved in.
post #2 of 37
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Originally Posted by Booty Warrior View Post
For example, say you're verbally discussing a 6950 and 560... do you say:

A) "Sixty-nine fifty and Five-sixty"
B) "Six-thousand nine-hundred fifty, and Five-hundred sixty"

or

C) something else, like "Sixty-nine-hundred fifty" etc.

Help me end a really stupid and pointless debate I somehow got involved in.
Option A for me.
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(a)
 
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post #4 of 37
use a poll? A btw
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post #5 of 37
A

five hundo just sounds whack imo five 60
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post #6 of 37
You know what... I rarely ever say the model number of my graphics card in the real world.

But if I did, I would go for "Fifty Seven Fifty".
Like the fitted cap son.
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post #8 of 37
The only way I've ever seen it pronounced is A. I think that's why the manufacturers haven't gone on to 5 digit numbers.
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post #9 of 37
I use A
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post #10 of 37
as if you would be bothered to say the "hundred"
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