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    Help Identifying a Symbol

    In {(x, y) | x2 + y2 = 0.01}, what does the ' | ' symbol mean?
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    Re: Help Identifying a Symbol

    Quote Originally Posted by Syeve View Post
    In {(x, y) | x2 + y2 = 0.01}, what does the ' | ' symbol mean?
    In the example it means "such that".

    The set of ordered pairs (x,y) such that $x^2+y^2=0.01$.
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