is the low‐level box representation for xy in notebook expressions.
Details and Options
- SuperscriptBox is the low-level representation of Superscript. Except for low-level notebook expression manipulation, SuperscriptBox should not need to be used directly.
- Inside \(…\) SuperscriptBox[x,y] can be input as x∖^y.
- In a notebook a SuperscriptBox can be created using or . moves out of the superscript.
- In StandardForm, SuperscriptBox[x,y] is interpreted on input as Power[x,y].
- The baseline of SuperscriptBox[x,y] is taken to be the baseline of x.
- SuperscriptBox[x,y] is usually output with y in a smaller font than x.
- In StandardForm, explicit SuperscriptBox objects are output literally. You can use DisplayForm to see the display form of such objects.
Basic Examples (4)
A SuperscriptBox form is typically interpreted as a power:
Introduced in 1996Updated in 2007