# Mathematical Symbols

Common symbols used in mathematics.

approaches the limit | |

braces | |

brackets | |

congruent to | |

÷ | divided by |

= | equal to |

> | greater than |

≥ | greater than or equal to |

≡ | identically equal to |

infinity | |

< | less than |

≤ | less than or equal to |

− | minus |

× | multiplied by |

≠ | not equal to |

of the order of | |

parentheses | |

+ | plus |

± | positive or negative |

product | |

proportional to | |

summation | |

**See also: **Division, Equality, Inequality, Minus, Multiplication, Negative, not equal to, of the order of, Plus, Positive, Proportionality.

**Subjects: ** Mathematics