Contents

- 1 How do you insert a straight line in Word?
- 2 How do you draw a straight horizontal line in Word?
- 3 How do you type a vertical line?
- 4 Which tool is used to draw a straight line?
- 5 Why can’t I draw a straight line in Word?
- 6 How do I insert a horizontal line in pages?
- 7 What does vertical line mean?
- 8 What is the vertical line symbol called?
- 9 How do I insert a vertical line between words in Word?
- 10 How do you graph a vertical line?

## How do you insert a straight line in Word?

Use the Shapes Menu to Insert a Line in Word

- Place the cursor in the spot where you want to insert a line.
- Go to the Insert tab.
- In the Illustrations group, select the Shapes drop-down arrow.
- In the Lines group, choose a line shape.
- In the Word document, drag across the location where you want the line to appear.

## How do you draw a straight horizontal line in Word?

Follow these steps to insert a horizontal line in your document:

- Put your cursor in the document where you want to insert the horizontal line.
- Go to Format | Borders And Shading.
- On the Borders tab, click the Horizontal Line button.
- Scroll through the options and select the desired line.
- Click OK.

## How do you type a vertical line?

You can type a straight vertical line, or “|,” on most modern keyboards dating back to some of the 1980s IBM PCs. It’s generally found above the backslash, so you can type a “|” by holding down the shift key and hitting the “” key.

## Which tool is used to draw a straight line?

Answer: Answer:Ruler is used to draw straight line.

## Why can’t I draw a straight line in Word?

To work around this problem and make the straight line horizontal, set the height to zero in the Size tab of the Layout dialog box. Similarly, to make the straight line vertical, set the width to zero. To display the Layout dialog box, right-click the line and choose More Layout Options.

## How do I insert a horizontal line in pages?

Add borders and rules ( lines) in Pages on Mac

- Click the line or paragraph (or select multiple paragraphs) where you want to add the border or rule.
- In the Format sidebar, click the Layout button near the top.
- Click the pop-up menu next to Borders & Rules, then choose a line type (solid, dashed, or dotted).

## What does vertical line mean?

: a line perpendicular to a surface or to another line considered as a base: such as. a: a line perpendicular to the horizon. b: a line parallel to the sides of a page or sheet as distinguished from a horizontal line.

## What is the vertical line symbol called?

The vertical line, also called the vertical slash or upright slash ( | ), is used in mathematical notation in place of the expression “such that” or “it is true that.” This symbol is commonly encountered in statements involving logic and sets. Also see Mathematical Symbols.

## How do I insert a vertical line between words in Word?

Click the Insert tab in the Word app, then click the Symbol and select More Symbols. The vertical line is below the small letter L.

## How do you graph a vertical line?

Vertical lines are all in x = B form, where B is any real number. If we want to graph the line y = -2, all we need to do is plot all the points that have a y-coordinate of -2 and connect them, sort of like connect the dots.