RE: Mean (x-bar) symbol

Subject: RE: Mean (x-bar) symbol
From: jwaddell <jwaddell -at- micron -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2001 11:17:00 -0700

John,

I use the equation editor in Frame to do the X-Bar symbol, then shrink-wrap
it for in text terms. I like this method because it is typographically
consistent with any equations that I might include in a document. I try to
be consistent as when inserting equations as well. I use small equations
for in text or single line equations found in paragraphs. I use medium to
insert equations that appear between paragraphs like a graphic
(unshrink-wrapped). I can then globally control size/font issues for
equations throughout the whole document from the equation dialog box.

I think Word equations can use a similar method to placement, one
character/single line or a whole equation.

John Waddell


-----Original Message-----
Hey everyone,

Anyone know an easy way to create a symbol in Word for the mathematical term
"mean" or x-bar. The symbol looks like a minus sign sitting above a x.

I've been able to accomplish this in Frame by applying a overline character
format to an X, but any thought as to how to go about doing this in Word?

Thanks,

John Balchunas


^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Develop HTML-Based Help with Macromedia Dreamweaver 4 ($100 STC Discount)
**WEST COAST LOCATIONS** San Jose (Mar 1-2), San Francisco (Apr 16-17)
http://www.weisner.com/training/dreamweaver_help.htm or 800-646-9989.

Sponsored by ForeFront, Inc., maker of ForeHelp Help authoring tools
for print, WinHelp, HTML Help, JavaHelp, and cross-platform InterHelp
See www.forehelp.com for more information and free evaluation downloads

---
You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as: archive -at- raycomm -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit
http://www.raycomm.com/techwhirl/ for more resources and info.


Previous by Author: translation software
Next by Author: Ventura Problem with Headings and AutoNumbering
Previous by Thread: Re: Mean (x-bar) symbol
Next by Thread: RE: Mean (x-bar) symbol


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads