## How to insert equations in Word documentMicrosoft Office contains almost all symbols that allow you to insert mathematical equations and chemistry formulas in your Word document. ## Method 1: Insert a Preset EquationTo insert a preset equation in a Word document, follow the below mentioned easiest steps -
Equation drop-down icon in the Symbols section at the top right corner of the screen.
The screenshot below shows that a preset equation is inserted in the Word document. ## Method 2: Insert Equation ManuallyExcept for preset equations, you can also insert the equation manually in your Word document according to your requirement.
The screenshot below shows that an equation is manually inserted in the Word document. ## Method 3: Insert equation using keyboard keysIt is the faster way to insert an equation in the Word document -
## Edit Equations in the Word documentOnce you insert an equation in Word document, you can also edit the equation based on your document's requirement. - To edit an equation in the Word document, first select the already inserted equation field.
- Go to the
**Design tab**of the equation tool and type the new symbols that you want to insert in your equation.
## Delete an equation in the Word documentIn Microsoft Word, you can easily delete the inserted equation using the below easiest steps -
Once you complete the above two steps, you can see that an equation is deleted from the Word document. |