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Is it possible to insert a tilde (~) in an equation? [closed]

asked 2013-04-04 07:39:26 +0200

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I'd like to use a tilde in an equation, along the lines of:

σ ~ Uniform(0, 10)

Is it possible to do this with the equation editor of Libre Office 4? The Math Guide indicates that the default behaviour of the tilde appears to be to create a "large gap".

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@mahfiaz: I'm unable to comment on your answer (karma too low?), but thank you... so simple!

johnbaums gravatar imagejohnbaums ( 2013-04-04 11:03:15 +0200 )edit

You are welcome :)

mahfiaz gravatar imagemahfiaz ( 2013-04-04 12:28:31 +0200 )edit

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answered 2013-04-04 10:42:31 +0200

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Enclose your tilde with quotes, "~"

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