How to Superscript and Subscript in Google Slides (Easy Guide)

Superscripts and subscripts are small letters or numbers written above or below a main line of text. They are usually used for footnotes, endnotes, or mathematical expressions.

While using Google Slides, Superscript and Subscript are often required when creating scientific or mathematical documents, such as formulas or chemical equations.

If you want to know how to add superscripts and subscripts in Google Slides, you have come to the right place. In this article, we will show you how to do both.

How to Add Superscript in Google Slides

To add superscript in Google Slides, follow these steps:

1. Select the text where you want to add superscript. In my case, I have selected the words  “TM” to superscript them. 

2. Click on Format from the top menu bar.

3. Hover your cursor over Text and then click on Superscript.

4. The selected text will now appear as a superscript.

How to Add Subscript in Google Slides

To add subscript in Google Slides, follow these steps:

1. Select the text where you want to add subscript. In my case, I want to subscript the number in the water’s chemical formula. So, I have selected “2”. 

2. Click on Format from the top menu bar.

3. Hover your cursor over Text and then click on Subscript.

4. The selected text will now appear as a subscript.

That’s all there is to it! Now you know how to add superscripts and subscripts in Google Slides.

How to Remove Superscript and Subscript from Google Slides?

If you want to remove superscript or subscript from your text, simply select the text and click on the respective button again (Superscript or Subscript) in the Format menu. This will remove the formatting and return your text to normal.

Conclusion

Subscripts and superscripts are something that you will often require while working on scientific or mathematical documents. We hope this article has helped you learn how to add superscripts and subscripts in Google Slides. If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in the comments section below.