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Edutopia
 2 years ago
In reference to integrals:
ive seen this on a site " ò(math stuff)dx, does anyone know what the " ò" symbol is denoting? there was not an integral sign anywhere.
Edutopia
 2 years ago
In reference to integrals: ive seen this on a site " ò(math stuff)dx, does anyone know what the " ò" symbol is denoting? there was not an integral sign anywhere.

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AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Is that the exact character used, or just looks something like that?

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 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Or did it look something like: \(\partial\) ?

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0copy and pasted it was ò

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://fac.hsu.edu/worth/Calculus2/int_notes/Integration_Notes.htm "see sample #2"

AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Hmm... http://puu.sh/1W0B0 Are you seeing this like I am? (Ignore the highlights, but I see that the integral is highlighted with my search for "ò")

AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Ohh, I think I see what it is. ,, <span style="msochartype:symbol;msosymbolfontfamily:Symbol">ò</span> ,,

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0interesting... I was thinking it might be analogous for the integral sign?

AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2it appears that they are using a particular font that changes the ò into an integral sign. I believe what is happening is that you do not have this font typeface (called "Symbol"), so it is not actually displaying it as the author intended.

Edutopia
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah, wonderful, thank you for your insight. It seems i thought i stumbled upon a new notation where as it is simply my browser! lol

AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2You're welcome. :) Yeah, I was confused since I've never seen that character in my life. It just reminded me of something I've spotted a few times while browsing Math stuff, which looks more like this: \(\partial\), so it seemed like an integral over a boundary or something weird like that. lol

AccessDenied
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2It doesn't seem like they use any other font tricks like that, so I am thinking if you just imagine each ò as an integral sign \(\int\), you'll be good. :P
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