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Overriding Division Notation

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  • Subject: [mg26570] Overriding Division Notation
  • From: Jeff Hersh <frumple*NOSPAM* at>
  • Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 22:23:05 -0500 (EST)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at


I need for division (a/b) to be displayed not as the usual


but as the product a b^-1 (the order matters!).

Is there anyway to prevent Mathematic from automically displaying a/b as 
the former notation?

Jeffrey Hersh,PhD

Remove the *NOSPAM* to reply.

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