Usually with the formatting guide, all you need to worry about is the symbols around the text that format stuff in certain ways, and the text part can be anything you want it to be.

For example, to have a piece of text be bold, you'd put two ** on either side, hi.

And I'm sure you've noticed already that this \ ( \ ) is for writing math on the same line.
And this \ [ \ ] is for writing math on a separate new line.

If you have more specific questions, feel free to ask :).

Like the latex symbols in an equation or the symbols to start an equation?

If you want to know which symbols to use for something in latex, you can look up latex
guides on the internet or search for something specific like "integral symbol latex".

That's what I usually do, although the AoPS latex guide is a really nice one:
http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Wiki/index.php/LaTeX:Symbols

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`*italics*`

or`_italics_`

italics`**bold**`

or`__bold__`

boldNote: you must add a full line of space before and after lists for them to show up correctlyparagraph 1

paragraph 2

`[example link](https://brilliant.org)`

`> This is a quote`

Remember to wrap math in \( ... \) or \[ ... \] to ensure proper formatting.`2 \times 3`

`2^{34}`

`a_{i-1}`

`\frac{2}{3}`

`\sqrt{2}`

`\sum_{i=1}^3`

`\sin \theta`

`\boxed{123}`

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TopNewestUsually with the formatting guide, all you need to worry about is the

symbolsaround the text that format stuff in certain ways, and the text part can be anything you want it to be.For example, to have a piece of text be bold, you'd put two ** on either side,

hi.And I'm sure you've noticed already that this \ ( \ ) is for writing math on the same line. And this \ [ \ ] is for writing math on a separate new line.

If you have more specific questions, feel free to ask :).

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Thanks for that explanation @Sudeshna Pontula , and can you explain the math symbols a little elaborately??

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Like the latex symbols

in an equationor the symbolsto startan equation?If you want to know which symbols to use for something in latex, you can look up latex guides on the internet or search for something specific like "integral symbol latex".

That's what I usually do, although the AoPS latex guide is a really nice one: http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Wiki/index.php/LaTeX:Symbols

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