## How do you write an equation for a thesis?

Numbering

- The equation numbers should be enclosed by parentheses and placed at the right-hand side of the page.
- If you are referring to an equation in the text, use eq. (3) (or other abbreviations). If it is the first word in a sentence, capitalize it, i.e., Eq. (3).

**How do you write to the power of text?**

In a rich text editor, the power number symbol is created by entering a superscript in the text. The superscript icon is given under “Font” category. For spreadsheet software, type the “^” symbol, which represents exponents.

### How do I do equations in Word?

To bring up the Equation Editor, On the Insert tab, in the Symbols group, click the arrow next to Equation, and then click Insert New Equation. This will bring up the equation editor toolbar and will place an edit box at the insertion point in the document.

**How do I write divided in Word?**

Open the Insert tab, click Symbol and pick the ÷ division symbol to insert it in your document. Repeat the same step for each symbol you need, or paste the first division symbol.

#### Where do equation captions go?

If you include tables, figures, and equations in your documents, they should be properly numbered and cross-referenced. By convention, table captions are above the table; figure captions are below the figure, and equation numbers are to the right of the equation.

**How do I insert equations references in Word?**

Insert → Equation into center column (type in current equation or placeholder). Click References → Insert Caption. Adjust numbering as desired. Cut and past number from above location to right column of equation table.

## How do you represent a square root in text?

Press and hold Alt . Type K , I , and then J . The numbers on these letter keys are 2, 5, and 1. This inserts the square root symbol.

**How do I number equations in Word 2010?**

Select Insert -> Equation -> Save Selection to Equation Gallery. Now if you want to insert an equation with automatic numbering in standard journal/conference paper format, just select the template you have made from the equation gallery and it will insert it into the document as desired.

### How do I align numbers in Word equations?

To align an equation, click on the equation to select it, and then click on the appropriate alignment button. You can also right click on the equation in Word and choose Format Object to control somewhat how the equation works with the text (from the Layout tab).

**How do you show exponents in text?**

Press the “Shift” and “6” keys to enter a caret symbol. Alternatively, type two asterisks in a row. Enter the exponent.

#### How do you type a small 2 in H2O?

Superscript and Subscript Functions Select the number or word you want to transform into a superscript or subscript. For example, if you have the text 10exp8, select “8.” If your text contains the chemical formula H2O, select the “2.”

**What is an example of a subscript?**

Subscript is the text which a small letter/number is written after a particular letter/number. It is used when writing chemical compounds. An example of subscript is N2. Superscript is the small letter / number above a particular letter / number.

## How do you Caption an equation?

Add captions

- Select the object (table, equation, figure, or another object) that you want to add a caption to.
- On the References tab, in the Captions group, click Insert Caption.
- In the Label list, select the label that best describes the object, such as a figure or equation.