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1 Point = 1/72 inch
1 Pica = 12 Points
1 Inch = 6 Picas
designers use Points and Picas to measure type because these are very small
increments which are way easier to notate than long fractions in inches.
NAME NOTATION
points = pts
picas = p
1p6 = 1 pica + 6 points =
18 pts = .25 inch
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Measuring.pptx

  • 1. 1 Point = 1/72 inch 1 Pica = 12 Points 1 Inch = 6 Picas designers use Points and Picas to measure type because these are very small increments which are way easier to notate than long fractions in inches.
  • 2. NAME NOTATION points = pts picas = p 1p6 = 1 pica + 6 points = 18 pts = .25 inch