Notation FAQs:


Q: Is notation a system of graphics or symbols?

A: Yes, and characters and abbreviated expressions, used in artistic and scientific disciplines to represent technical facts and quantities by convention.

Q: Is notation a collection of related symbols that are each given an arbitrary meaning?

A: Yes, and created to facilitate structured communication within a domain knowledge or field of study.

Q: Is notation used when formulating physics in the language of tensors?

A: Yes.

Q: Is notation used to represent various kinds of mathematical ideas?

A: Yes.

Q: Is notation an identifier naming convention in computer programming?

A: Yes, that represents the type or intended use of a variable with a specific pattern within its name.