RE: Re: A symbol for Floor

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg36574] RE: [mg36547] Re: A symbol for Floor*From*: "DrBob" <drbob at bigfoot.com>*Date*: Fri, 13 Sep 2002 01:13:34 -0400 (EDT)*Reply-to*: <drbob at bigfoot.com>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

OK, I give up; how would I find "Chapter Advanced Mathematics/Mathematical and Other Notations/Operators" in the Help Browser? Bobby Treat -----Original Message----- From: Alexander Dreyer [mailto:dreyer at itwm.fhg.de] To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net Subject: [mg36574] [mg36547] Re: A symbol for Floor Jack Goldberg wrote: > > Hi Group! > > A commonly used symbol for the Floor function is a square bracket with the > upper indents removed. Is this symbol part of Mathematica's built-in symbols? I > think not, so then, can it be constructed "by hand". > > Jack Hi Jack! \[LeftFloor] and \[RightFloor] can be used for this. Look at Chapter Advanced Mathematics/Mathematical and Other Notations/ Operators. Yours, Alexander -- / Alexander Dreyer, Dipl.-Math. - Abteilung Adaptive Systeme \ / Fraunhofer Institut fuer Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik (ITWM) \ \ Gottlieb-Daimler-Strasse, Geb. 7^2=49/313 D-67663 Kaiserslautern / \ http://www.itwm.fhg.de Tel.:(0631)205-2851 Fax:(0631)205-4139 /