Do you want a quick idea on how to type a plus-minus symbol in Google Docs? then this article will help you to find out the simple approaches to achieve this.

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**How do you do plus minus symbol in Google Docs (± Sign)**

Below are the 2 simple approaches to type plus minus symbol in Google Docs.

- Approach-1: Using the Equation option
- Approach-2: Using the Special characters option

**Approach-1: Using the Equation option**

Follow the below steps

- Open your Google Docs document.
- Click on the
**Insert**menu –> Select the**Equation**option.

Now, you can able to see the equation box is added into your Google Docs document.

3. Click on the Miscellaneous operations dropdown and choose the plus minus symbol from the list.

4. The plus and minus symbol will get added to your Google Docs document successfully.

**Approach-2: Using the Special characters option**

You can also use the Special characters option to add the plus minus symbol in Google Docs using the below steps.

- Open your Google Docs document.
- Click on the
**Insert**menu –> Select the**Special characters**option.

3. On the Insert special characters window, choose the first dropdown option as **Symbol** and the Second dropdown as **Math **–> Select the** plus and minus symbol **as shown below.

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Voila! It is so easy to do plus minus symbol in Google Docs using the above information. Thanks for reading this article !!