Measurements

  • Money

    No .00 with even dollars
    Tickets are $5 at the door. (not $5.00)
    When using the dollar sign, don't repeat the world dollars and vice versa.
    The government will give McMaster $450 million. (not ($450 million dollars)
    The 50-million-dollar project…or…the $50-million project…(not $50-million-dollar project…)

  • In general, spell out terms such as pound(s), square feet (foot), metre, inch, etc.
  • Metric symbols and usage are covered thoroughly in CP Style.