# Symbols:Vector Algebra/Cross Product

## Cross Product

$\times$

$\mathbf x \times \mathbf y$ means the cross product of $\mathbf x$ and $\mathbf y$, a binary operation on two vectors of a $3$-dimensional vector space which produces another such vector.

The $\LaTeX$ code for $\mathbf x \times \mathbf y$ is \mathbf x \times \mathbf y .

## Deprecated Symbols

### Cross Product

$\wedge$

Some authors use $\mathbf A \wedge \mathbf B$ to mean $\mathbf A \times \mathbf B$, that is, the vector cross product.

The $\LaTeX$ code for $\wedge$ is \wedge .

## Also see

See:

Symbols:Cartesian Product
Symbols:Multiplication (Arithmetic)

for other uses of this symbol.