This is documentation for Mathematica 8, which was
based on an earlier version of the Wolfram Language.
 MATHEMATICA TUTORIAL

# 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 , 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 , and press Ctrl+,.
Type , and press Ctrl+,.
Type .
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 , 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 , and press Ctrl+Enter.
Type , and press Ctrl+Enter.
Type .
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 .