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Subject:RE: Mean (x-bar) symbol From:"Susan Ahrenhold" <sahrenhold -at- winspc -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Thu, 22 Feb 2001 13:56:35 -0500
>From the Windows online help:
1. Click where you want to insert the equation.
2. On the Insert menu, click Object, and then click the Create New tab.
3. In the Object type box, click Microsoft Equation 3.0.
4. Click OK.
5. Build the equation by selecting symbols from the Equation toolbar and by
typing variables and numbers. From the top row of the Equation toolbar, you
can choose from more than 150 mathematical symbols. From the bottom row, you
can choose from a variety of templates or frameworks that contain symbols
such as fractions, integrals, and summations.
If you need help, click Equation Editor Help Topics on the Help menu.
6. To return to Word, click the Word document.
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?
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