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## How do you write an equation in MathType?

Select MathType as preferred equation editor by going to Pages menu, preferences, then in Equation preferences selecting to use MathType. To insert an equation, go to insert. Equations, then type equation in dialog box that appears. When finished close box, and equation will appear in Pages’ document.

**What is the easiest way to write equations in Word?**

If you need to use an equation, add or write it in Word.

- Select Insert > Equation or press Alt + =.
- To use a built-in formula, select Design > Equation.
- To create your own, select Design > Equation > Ink Equation.
- Use your finger, stylus, or mouse to write your equation.

### How do you type a square root in math?

Let’s start by seeing how to write ; there are two ways to do this:

- Insert the square root symbol, and then type x inside it: Click the icon in the General tab. Type x.
- Type x and then put the square root symbol around it: Type x. Select x. Click the icon in the General tab.

**How do you change the equation of a MathType?**

To edit an equation, double-click it. This will open the equation for editing in a new MathType window.

#### Can Microsoft Word solve equations?

You can perform calculations and logical comparisons in a table by using formulas. The Formula command is found on the Table Tools, Layout tab, in the Data group. A formula in Word automatically updates when you open the document that contains the formula. You can also update a formula result manually.

**How do you type cubed on a keyboard?**

Hold down the “Alt” key and type “0179” without quotes. When you release the “Alt” key, the cubed symbol appears. However, this Alt code isn’t universally supported, so if you’re getting strange results, try using the Character Map or superscript effect.

## How do I use MathType with Microsoft Word?

Use the Mathtype “Ribbon” from within word (1). Press the “Inline” button to create an equation (2). Enter equation and close the window the Mathtype window. The equation will be injected into the document. Copying the equation out of Mathtype window and pasting into word creates an object. Objects are not editable in the future.

**How to insert an equation using MathType in pages?**

To insert an equation using MathType go to insert tab and select Math icon to open MathType Window. You can then type the equation or handwrite it. Using MathType in Pages for Mac Select MathType as preferred equation editor by going to Pages menu, preferences, then in Equation preferences selecting to use MathType.

### How can I type math characters on my keyboard?

You can use this online keyboard in alternation with your physical keyboard, for example you can type regular numbers and letters on your keyboard and use the virtual math keyboard to type the mathematical characters. You can hold [Shift] for the upper case Greek characters.

**How do you type mathematical equations in MS Word?**

Typing Mathematical Equation in MS-Word As a shortcut key you can use Alt and = keys combinations to insert equations instantly. If you are on tablet, employ ink Equation Tool to quickly insert equations into Microsoft word. Type equations using Mathtype Software