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4.11 Symbol Mode Shortcut Keys

You can use shortcut keys when entering answers. For example, Ctrl+Space completes a symbol. If more than one completion option is presented, select the desired symbol.

From the equation editoror, access shortcut keys and tips by clicking the Quick Help button () in the palette. Table 4.8 lists available shortcut keys.

Table 4.8: Shortcut Keys for the Equation Editor

Shortcut Characters

Result

Ctrl+Space (Command+Shift+Space for Macintosh)

symbol completion

^ (caret)

superscript

_ (underscore key)

subscript

/

fraction

Ctrl+' (Command+'for Macintosh)

underscript

Ctrl+Shift+" (Command+Shift+" for Macintosh)

overscript

sqrt (and then symbol completion)

Square Roots

nthroot (and then symbol completion)

Roots

Ctrl+Shift+^ (Command+Shift+^ for Macintosh)

pre-superscript

Ctrl+Shift+_ (Command+Shift+_ for Macintosh)

pre-subscript

Ctrl+/ (Command+/ for Macintosh)

return cursor to baseline

Right-click (Control-click for Macintosh)

display palettes