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 following methods. Method 1: Insert > Symbol Navigate to Insert Tab > Symbols and click on More Symbols.. to open Symbol window Select normal text… Read More »Division sign (÷) in Word and its shortcut

# how to type divide symbol in word

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.