# SYMBOLS

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**PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THESE COMPUTER SYMBOLS**

**(1) / means division or divide****Examples:****2/2 means 2/2****2 whole no 3/4 means 2¾****M=wp+(1/3)yp^2 means m=wp + ¾y 2****(2) Log means logarithm****Example: (8) Log5 (base 8) means Log8 5****(3) * means multiplication****Example: 2*2 means 2×2****(4) ^ means Raise to power****Examples:****3^(-1) means 3 -1****5^(2) means 5 2****30cm^(-2) means 30cm -2****(5) Tita means θ****Example: Tan tita means tan θ****(6) Pie means π****Example: Pie R sqr h means πr 2 h****(7) Base means subscript****Example: 2 Base 3 means A 3****(8) Sqr root means √****Examples:****√3-√6+2√3 means Root 3-root6+2root 3****√(¾) means sqr root(3/4)****(9) bar means a dash on top a number of letter****Example: X bar means x̅****(10) —(1) means equation 1****(11) Proportional means ∝****Example: R is proportional to 3/4rut m means R****∝ ¾**