The Watering Hole: August 3 – HTML Fractions

HTML fractions are available. They take on the format &#code; where code matches the extended ascii code.

The fractions I know are:

  • ¼ = ¼
  • ½ = ½
  • ¾ = ¾
  • ⅓ = ⅓
  • ⅔ = ⅔
  • ⅕ = ⅕
  • ⅖ = ⅖
  • ⅗ = ⅗
  • ⅘ = ⅘
  • ⅙ = ⅙
  • ⅚ = ⅚
  • ⅛ = ⅛
  • ⅜ = ⅜
  • ⅝ = ⅝
  • ⅞ = ⅞


This is our open thread. Please feel free to offer your own comments on this or any other topic. You can also practice your HTML in the comments.