display and manipulate math symbols?

Jason Aubrey aubreyja at gmail.com
Tue Feb 9 13:33:28 UTC 2010

On Tue, Feb 9, 2010 at 6:23 AM, b. f. <bf1783 at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> Is there any app or web site where you can select from a bunch
>>of math symbols and arrange them on-screen?  I'm not talking
>>about a program to solve; just display.  And i think you can
>>describe things in english like "sqrt(2)" in OOo, and have that sq
>>root sign displayed.  Not that either; rather pre-drawn symbols
>>that could be moused around,

Can I ask why you want to do this? That might help point to a suitable
solution.  With a little work you might be able to build something
like this with jsMath or MathML.  Here's info about jsMath:


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