Up: Common LaTeX Operations
One of the major reasons for using LaTeX is its strong handling of
mathematical equations and formulas. This is a complex subject so I'm
just going to touch on the basics to give you a feel for how it
works, and looks.
You insert mathematical symbols into your document by either
surrounding the expressions with the $ symbol, or using the
begin/end math commands.
The time-points to are embedded in the main text.