**(A3,6) Insert Mathematical or Chemical Equations**

# (A3,6) Insert Mathematical or Chemical Equations

## Insert Mathematical Equation using MathType

- When editing a Rich Text-enabled component, choose the
**Mathematics Equation**icon . - Use the toolbars found within the MathType editor or handwrite to create or edit the mathematical equation. For more information on the toolbars, click here.
- Click
**Insert**in the MathType editor when done. - You will be able to see the equation rendered as an image in your response.
- To edit an equation, double-click the image to open the MathType editor.

__Note__: You are now able to copy and paste your mathematical equations in the Rich Text Editor.

## Insert Mathematical Equation using LaTeX commands

- You can also type LaTeX equations between double dollar signs – $$ – in the Rich Text Editor. For more information on the LaTeX commands supported, click here.
- The equation will be rendered as an image in the lesson preview.

## Insert Chemical Equation using ChemType

- When editing a Rich Text-enabled component, choose the
**Chemical Equation**icon . - Use the toolbars found within the ChemType editor to create or edit the chemical equation. For more information on the toolbars, click here.
- Click
**Insert**in the ChemType editor when done. - You will be able to see the equation rendered as an image in your response.
- To edit an equation, double-click the image to open the ChemType editor.

__Note__: You are now able to copy and paste your chemical equations in the Rich Text Editor.