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# Typing Vectors

## Typing the Row Vector

Type a left parenthesis and a right parenthesis, then move the insertion point to be between them.
Type (), and press .
Type the first entry of the vector. Create the next entry by pressing the Control key and the , key at the same time.
Type a, and press Ctrl+,.
Type the next entry into the placeholder (which is already selected). Create another entry by pressing the Control key and the , key at the same time and repeat.
Type b, and press Ctrl+,.
Type c, and press Ctrl+,.
Type d.
Press the Control key and the Space bar at the same time to get out of the grid.
Press Ctrl+Space.
Move the insertion point to get out of the vector.
Press .

## Typing the Column Vector

Type a left parenthesis and a right parenthesis, then move the insertion point to be between them.
Type (), and press .
Type the first entry of the vector. Create the next entry by pressing the Control key and the Enter key at the same time.
Type a, and press Ctrl+Enter.
Type the next entry into the placeholder (which is already selected). Create another entry by pressing the Control key and the Enter key at the same time and repeat.
Type b, and press Ctrl+Enter.
Type c, and press Ctrl+Enter.
Type d.
Press the Control key and the Space bar at the same time to get out of the grid.
Press Ctrl+Space.
Move the insertion point to get out of the vector.
Press .