Division sign (÷), written as a horizontal line with dot above and below it. It often incorrectly written as “/”. There are three different ways to write the correct division sign in Word. Place the cursor at the desired location and use any of the
The correct multiplication and division symbols are dot (A · B instead of A . B), Asterix ($A \ast B $ instead of A*B), times (A × B instead of A x B) and division symbol (A ÷ B instead of A / B). Alt codes and Math Autocorrect provides proper way to insert these symbols in Ms Word.