# Plus Minus Symbol

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Symbol Format Data
± Code Point
U+00B1
TeX
\pm
SVG

## Usage

The plus-minus symbol is used in math to represent the error in calculations. It is also used to show that there are both positive and negative results from a calculation.

## Related

The plus symbol is used in math to represent the addition of two expressions.

The minus symbol is an arithmetic operator used to represent subtraction.