An exponent refers to the number of times a number multiplied by itself. We are going to explain how to add exponents in google docs in different ways which are as follows;

**Insert Equation**

Open the Google Docs and click where you want to insert equation and go to

**Insert Tab**then click on**Equation,**Select the symbol you want to add. To add new equation click on**New Equation**option.

**Equation Shortcuts**

Enter in the equation and add the symbol name and the space bar, you can insert the symbol. To enter superscript or subscript, enter “” and then press Shift + 6 or Shift + – .

**Subscripts and Superscripts**

We can use the subscripts and superscripts to add the power in the elements in three different ways which are as follows;

**1. Insert Tab**

Select the element on which you are going to apply Subscript and Superscript then go to **Insert Tab **and then select **Special Character** option.

**2. Format Tab**

Select the element which will be Subscript and Superscript then go to

**Format Tab**and click**on****Text**then Select the Subscript and Superscript.

**3. Key Combination**

As usual select the element which will be Subscript and Superscript then press

**CTRL +,**(For Subscript)**CTRL +.**(For Superscript).To remove subscript press

**CTRL +,**and**CTRL +.**again.You have learned in details, how to use Exponents in Google Docs.