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Re: Math on the web

From: T. V. Raman <raman@Adobe.COM>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 16:14:00 -0800
Message-Id: <199802190014.QAA13458@labrador>
To: nir dagan <dagan@upf.es>
Cc: rjsteffe@students.uiuc.edu, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
nir dagan writes:
 > I have a more specific question related to math:
 > 
 > How do screen readers read the SUP and SUB elements in current
 > technology?
Using todays screenreaders you'd be lucky if you could even
 > figure out that there was an x and a 2 on the screen that
 > were in some way related.
 > 
 > E.g., does x<SUP>2</SUP> is read: "x superscript 2", which is reasonable
 > or "x two" (which is quite bad) ?
 >  
 > Nir Dagan
 > 
 > email: dagan@upf.es
 > 
 > 

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