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    Question How do you input the modulus sign?

    I can't seem to find it on any of thecommand lists
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    Just use |x| in math tags, to get |x|

    P.S: If you are wondering where | is, then (at least on my keyboard ), it is above the return key. You have to press shift and the \ key
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    Quote Originally Posted by Beard View Post
    I can't seem to find it on any of thecommand lists
    [tex]\| x \|[/tex] gives:

    \| x \|

    while:

    [tex] | x |[/tex] gives:

    | x |

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