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Entering 2D Expressions

Powers

How to type

Start with the expression that will be the base.

Type x

Create a built-up power by holding down the Control key and typing a 6.

Press ControlKeyLeftModified6RightModified

Type the exponent into the placeholder (which is already selected).

Type m

Move the insertion point out of the exponent down to the baseline by holding down the Control key and pressing the space bar.

Press ControlKeyLeftModifiedSpaceIndicatorRightModified

How to type

Repeat the steps of the first example.

Type x, press ControlKeyLeftModified6RightModified, type m, press ControlKeyLeftModifiedSpaceIndicatorRightModified

Add the second power in a similar way.

Type + y, press ControlKeyLeftModified6RightModified, type n, press ControlKeyLeftModifiedSpaceIndicatorRightModified

How to type

Repeat the first two steps of the first example.

Type x, press ControlKeyLeftModified6RightModified

Fill in the exponent and move down out of the exponent.

Type m + n, press ControlKeyLeftModifiedSpaceIndicatorRightModified

How to type

Repeat the first three steps of the first example.

Type x, press ControlKeyLeftModified6RightModified, type m

Construct a built-up fraction in the exponent.

Press ControlKeyLeftModified/RightModified, type n

Hold down the Control key and press the space bar twice to move down to the baseline.

Press ControlKeyLeftModifiedSpaceIndicatorRightModified twice



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