Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FractionType ( fraction )

Reports from string if a valid fraction and if improper or mixed number

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  Sample input:
FractionType( "1/2" )

FractionType( "9/8" )

FractionType( "3 7/8" )

FractionType( "3" )
  Sample output:




  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Part of a library of fraction functions. Reports validity of string to represent fraction and type if valid - Mixed, Proper or improper.



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