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How to Enter Fraction and Radical Number in Writer 2013

In Writer 2013, you can insert mathematical symbols in your document, such as fraction and radical numbers. Follow this guide to insert fraction and radical number.

Fraction number

There are two ways to enter fraction in document in Writer 2013. The first one is to use Equation Editor to insert fraction number.

Step 1 Open an existing document in Writer 2013.

Step 2 Place cursor where you want to insert the fraction number. Under 2013 style interface, go to Insert tab > Equation. The Equation Editor will pop up.

Step 3 In the equation editor, select Fraction and radical templates from the toolbar, and choose a fraction style from the drop-down list.

Step 4 Type fraction number in the editor. After you finish typing the numbers, close the Equation Editor to insert the fraction into your document.

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The second one is to press the shortcut "Ctrl+F9", then in the generated field, enter "eq \f(3,4)". Next, click the right mouse button and choose "Toggle Field Codes" from context menu, then you will get the fraction.

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Radical number

Similar to inserting fraction in document, you can also enter radical number with equation editor or simply by using the shortcut key of Ctrl+F9.

In Equation Editor, choose Fraction and radical template from the toolbar and select a radical number style from the drop-down list. Then you can type your radical number.

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Press Close to insert the radical number into your document.

The second one is to press the shortcut "Ctrl+F9", then in the generated field, enter"eq \r(3,2)". Decrease the font size of "3". Next, click the right mouse button and choose "Toggle Field Codes" in context menu, then you will get the radical number.

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