# How do I type mathematical statements?

by arunma
Tags: mathematical, statements, type
 P: 1,113 How do I type mathematical statements? eliminate * when using code Start with the [*tex] statement then when you are done type [*/tex] for example [*tex] 5x=3+2 [*/tex] equals $$5x=3+2$$ for fractions do foward slash {num}{denom} so 5/3 equals [*tex] \frac{5}{3} [/*tex] $$\frac{5}{3}$$ {}are used to group terms for example \sqrt{25} the \ is to let the code know ur typing out something for that translates to a symbol \pi $$\pi$$ \gamma $$\gamma$$ if you were to do something to a power and it have more than one term or subscript you would want to use brackets otherwise this will happen e^ip $$e^i5$$ e^{ip} $$e^{i5}$$