The Quick Reference For Greek Letters & Symbols You Always Wish You Had

by | Apr 5, 2017 | Blog

So, you wish you had a quick reference for Greek Letters & Symbols and how to type them on a Mac – here you go.. Click on the link to download infographic…

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Alpha – α

Independent number in a graph.


Beta – β

Standardized regression coefficient or predictor of independent variables.


Delta – Δ

Difference or Change in a variable


Theta – θ

Mean Time Between Failure


Lambda – λ

One wavelength of electromagnetic radiation


Mu – μ

Micro – prefix meaning 10-6 one millionth


Sigma – Σσ

Summation operation for capital Sigma Σ or Standard Deviation using lower-case Sigma σ


Omega – Ω

Measure of Electrical Resistance, or Ohm.


Plus-Minus – ±

Plus or Minus


Therefore – .˙.


Approximate – ≈


Not Equal – ≠


 

How to type symbols on a Mac OS keyboard.

trademark Option + 2
£pound Option + 3
¢cent Option + 4
infinity Option + 5
§section Option + 6
paragraph Option + 7
dot Option + 8
euroShift + Option + 2
°degreeShift + Option + 8
¥yenOption + y
÷divisionOption + /
±plus/minusOption + =
greater than or equal toOption + >
less than or equal toOption + <
square rootOption + v
πpiOption + p
approx.Option + x
deltaOption + j
sumOption + w
ΩohmOption + z
µmicroOption + m
©copyrightOption + g
®registeredOption + r
daggerOption + t