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.