Well, this article will help you to know how to make the alpha symbol in Google Docs.

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**How to type alpha in Google Docs**

Well, there are multiple approaches for this purpose. Let’s discuss one by one.

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

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

Follow the below steps to make an alpha symbol in Google Docs usin the equation option.

- Open your Google Docs document where you wish to insert the alpha symbol.
- Click on the
**Insert**menu –> Select the**Equation**option.

3. Now, one Equation box will get added to your Google Docs document. Type \alpha folled by a space.

After typing \alpha, the moment you press the space bar, you will see this will convert to a alpha symbol as shown below and you have done it successfully.

**Approach-2: Using Special Characters option**

You can also use the special characters option to make the alpha symbol in Google Docs using the below steps.

- Open your Google Docs document where you wish to insert the alpha symbol.
- Click on the
**Insert**menu –> choose**Special characters**option.

3. On the special characters window, search for **alpha**. You will get the lists of alpha symbols then click on the one that you wish to use in your Google Docs document.

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**Voila!** It is so easy to make an alpha symbol in Google Docs using the above information as mentioned in this article. Thanks for reading this article !!!