Asked in Keyboarding
How do you make a multiplication sign on the keyboard?
The easiest way to make a multiplication sign using a computer keyboard is to just use a lowercase x. You can also use the asterisk symbol that is above the number 8 on your keyboard. ...
Asked in Computers, Laptops
What is the multiplication sign on a laptop keyboard?
there is no seperate multiplication key present in the laptop keyboard. we can use multiplication key by pressing= SHIFT+8 If you are using the calculator in windows, the multiplication key is the star. * You can use 'shift' '8'. Desk top key boards have a separate * symbol somewhere above the numeric pad. Some laptops have a function where you can turn the right hand side of the qwerty keyboard into a number pad. When in this mode there is a *. look...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic
How do you type a multiplication sign if your keybaord doesn?
you can't write a multiplication mark on a keyboard but you can write a division one. first hold ALT and type 246 (÷) :) The letter 'x'. If using a program like Excel, use *. ...
Asked in Computer Keyboards, Laptops
Where is the times sign in a laptop?
There is no "times" sign on any standard keyboard, whether it is a laptop or desktop. Most calculators and spreadsheets will use an asterisk (*) as a symbol for multiplication. This character can be entered by pushing the Shift and the 8 keys. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Physics, Algebra
When you are using scientific notation why do you use a x instead of a regular multiplication sign?
Purely a matter of convenience. 'x' is an acceptable character that means "multiplied by", and it appears on the keyboard, whereas the regular multiplication sign doesn't. Well . . . to be perfectly honest, we don't even know what a "regular multiplication sign" is. ======================================== Another contributor agreed: I was just going to ask that, what is a regular multiplication sign? For 50 years I have been using x I think he means when he says regular multiplication sign he means the dot that is used...
Asked in Keyboarding, Computer Keyboards
How do you make the at sign on an Italian keyboard?
To make the at sign on an Italian keyboard you would use AltGR. This is for a QWERTY keyboard layout. ...