Vector Notation

The following vector 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 ÷.
Notation Keyboard Button Notes
Vector bracket Vectors > vector bracket button You cannot use the keyboard.
Arrow vector Vectors > arrow vector button You cannot use the keyboard.
Unit vector (hat vector) Vectors > unit vector button You cannot use the keyboard.
Cross product Vectors > × You cannot use the keyboard.
Dot product Vectors > · You cannot use the keyboard.