# Homework Help: Newton's second law, how to write it?

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1. Oct 15, 2014

### LeighV

Very stupid question, but I am writing out my problem and need this formula;

in typed symbols, so I can copy and paste it into my document. Like √

Hope that makes sense...
Thanks!

2. Oct 15, 2014

### ShayanJ

\Sigma F=ma

3. Oct 15, 2014

### Staff: Mentor

Better - \sum F = ma

This renders as $$\sum F = ma$$
If you use Sigma, the uppercase Greek letter, it renders in the same size as whatever follow it, like so:
$$\Sigma F = ma$$

4. Oct 15, 2014

### LeighV

Perfect thank you!

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