answer line next to math symbols Home › Forums › Nemeth Code for Math and Science › answer line next to math symbols This topic has 1 reply, 2 voices, and was last updated 12 years, 8 months ago by dworthing. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts March 30, 2011 at 2:32 pm #10641 Chris ClemensKeymaster I'm sorry a little brain dead today.When you have a 2nd grade problem 499- ----- = 459Do I use the dash as the answer line with a space? Doesn't work without space. The answer line is in a picture in print. March 30, 2011 at 6:18 pm #20780 dworthingParticipant You use the double dash for the answer line. A space is required between the double dash and an operation sign. (Sec. 138 Spacing with Symbols of Operation) Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Everyone is free to read the forums, but only current NBA members can post. Become a member today. Click here to Login and return.