Bases, Exponents, Roots, and Logarithms
The following base, exponent, root, and logarithm notation can be entered in Show My Work boxes.
Note: In addition to the keyboard shortcuts listed in this topic, some symbols can be typed using the keyboard shortcuts for your operating system; for example, you can press ALT+0247 on Windows to type ÷.
|Base or subscript||_ (underscore)|
|Exponent and subscript of a variable||You cannot use the keyboard.|
|nth root||You cannot use the keyboard.|
|Natural logarithm||You cannot use the keyboard.|
|Power of 10||10^n|
|Logarithm (base 10)||You cannot use the keyboard.|
|General log||You cannot use the keyboard.|
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