Inserting mathematical symbols

You can insert a variety of mathematical and scientific symbols into a page.


The mathematical symbols are characters only. They don’t perform mathematical operations.

ClosedTo insert a mathematical symbol

  1. Type text on a page.

  2. Press More Text OptionsMore Text Options icon and then select Insert SymbolInsert Symbol icon.

    The Characters dialog box appears.

  3. Press a category.

    A list of symbols appears.

  4. Press the symbol you want to add to the text.

  5. Press Insert.

    The symbol appears in the text object.