A degree sign is a mathematical special symbol that is used to denote temperature, unit of angle measure, etc. Most of the student and teacher find difficult for searching degree symbol in Google doc. Where is the degree symbol in Google Docs?
Google Docs allows you to insert Degree Celsius symbol (℃), Degree Fahrenheit (℉), or simply degree sign (°) which you can use for both temperature and as angle symbol in Google Docs.
There is a three simple and easy way to insert a sign of degree symbol in Google Docs document via the menu bar, degree symbol Alt code and character map.
How to type degree symbol in Google Docs
- The first step, Open a Google Docs document on your browser and put the cursor where you want to insert the degree sign in Google docs.
- Access the Menu bar and click on Insert options then navigate and click to Special Characters option.
- A new special characters box will appear in front of the document.
- Now you have to type degree from the keyboard in the search box OR draw the degree symbol in the drawing panel as shown below image.
Your degree icon symbol will get added to the Google doc. You can also use this as an angle measurement symbol in Google Docs.
Shortcut for degree symbol Google docs
With the help of a keyboard shortcut, a degree symbol can be inserted into a Google document. Use the Alt code from the keyboard, the shortcut will be Alt + 0176 from the numeric keypad.
You can also use Unicode of Character to add a Degree sign (°) i.e. U+00B0, for Degree Celsius or Centigrade (℃) U+2103, for Degree Fahrenheit (℉) U+2109.
How to insert degree symbol in Google Docs
To make a degree symbol, Character Map is very helpful. It is a list of different special symbols and characters. Windows users search Character Map in the search box in Windows desktop to open it.
All you need to do is copy and paste the degree symbols in Google Docs.
Alt code, Unicode, and Shortcuts are the best methods that you can use to insert degree signs in the document which not only saves your time but is also faster.