Using the Equation Editorto make math problemsx = [-b +/- sqrt(b^2–4ac)]/(2a)Huh?look like mathproblems!242bbacxa
Let’s say that you want to show an algebraic fraction likeTrying to do this with just the keyboard looks “weird” …x / (x + 3)…andit invites mistakes (like not using the parentheses).x / x + 3 meanswhich is something completelydifferent!3xx3xx
The next time you type in the Rich Text Box, take a look at the tool bar.You will see a smiley face.To the right of the smiley face is anfxbutton.Thatfxbutton is the equation editor.It’s no coincidence that it’s next to a big smile!
When you click on the equation editor a new window like this will open.
To create that fraction using the equation editor, click on the fraction icon.
When you hover over the fraction, 20 different mathematical symbols appear.If you’re not familiar with a symbol, don’t worry. You probably won’t need to use it!
You've reached the end of your free preview.
Want to read all 27 pages?
Want,Table of mathematical symbols,equation editor