Less Than Symbol (<)

The less than symbol is used to express that one expression is less than another. The symbol is also used as a boolean operator that returns true or false. The symbol is typically used in an expression like this:

In plain language, this means that the variable is less than the variable .

Symbol Format Data
< Unicode
60
TeX
<
SVG

Usage

Less Than

The symbol < represents the logic expression that the left side is less than the right side.

Related Symbols

less than or equal

Less than or equal to sign.