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font size in math mode

$\sum\limits_{\substack{locations \\ L_j}}$ The word locations is quite long - longer than the summation symbol Sigma. I would like to control the size of only the word locations, but I am having ...
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1answer
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Changing font size in equations changes superscript size in text (LATeX)

I used \DeclareMathSizes{12}{20}{14}{10} to make my equations larger than the default output of LATeX (the parameters mean, as far as I understand, {font size}{equation regular text size}{equation ...
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How to resize font of displayed formulas to automatically fit column width? [duplicate]

Is there a way, in LaTeX, to automatically resize font of displayed equations to fit column width (241 pt, here)? Any ideas would be appreciated. You can see my equation below; note that I use ...
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1answer
67 views

Fixed font size and document background alpha channel

I am creating an app that shows off some formulas I pre-render with latex on sharelatex.com. ShareLatex gives me the documents as vector pdf's, but I have a problem. Here are some examples of what I ...
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How to avoid change of textsize when using underbrace?

I'd like to use underbrace in a formula: \begin{IEEEeqnarray}{r/C/l?s} P_{a} \left( a | \gamma, \epsilon, \hat{K} \right) & = & \frac{1}{1 + \frac{\gamma}{\epsilon} \times \underbrace{ ...
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2answers
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consistent math font size in a formula

I have a math formula, having three underbraces, enclosing three expressions, with explanations below each brace, explaining what that quantity is. Since these expressions, as well as their ...
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1answer
132 views

Controlling font size in math environment, fine tuning

In my document using \documentclass[12pt]{report}, I have tables containing an index and a inequality in each line. As it's a long list, it's a supertabular with columns c|rcr. Sample data of one line ...
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2answers
96 views

Increase font size and making a boldface in mathmode in Latex

How to increase the font size and make a boldface of the whole symbol given above in mathmode in Latex ?
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1answer
71 views

Change size of math symbols

What is the matter with $\tilde{\scriptsize{\mathscr{O}}}$? Could anybody help me?
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1answer
173 views

Mathptmx - number subscript too large

I don't know if this is actually intentionally, but if I use the font: \usepackage{mathptmx} and type e.g.: \beta_{8,t} it looks kind of weird, because the 8 is so much larger than t. If I use ...
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votes
1answer
66 views

How to get rid the indent after the equation

Since my equation in LaTeX is quite large I have decided to increase its size in the following way: % \begin{small} \begin{eqnarray} bla bla bla bla ...
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0answers
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How do you make the \in symbol smaller? [duplicate]

By default, \in produces a lunate epsilon that is just a crazy, ridiculous size. What is the most correct way to make it smaller?
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1answer
115 views

How to modify the “x” of the fraction to the same size of the first one?

Here is a screenshot from a beamer file. I want to change the "x" of the fraction to the same size of the first "x". Anyone can help? \documentclass[mathserif,10pt]{beamer} ...
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votes
1answer
295 views

how to correctly display “deutsche Schreibschrift” in equations

It's possible to use the so-called "Suetterlin" (or deutsche Schreibschrift?) fonts in latex, see http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.comp.tex.german/15805 I find these fonts correspond more to what ...
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1answer
179 views

Mathpazo has broken \left and \right

If I use mathpazo then it seems that \left\Vert and \right\Vert generate the wrong size in one case: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{mathpazo} \begin{document} {\Large $\left\Vert ...
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votes
1answer
109 views

How to increase size of the diacritic/accent mark selectively without changing the alphabet size

I am using a typeface that has limited support for letters with diacritics. I am looking to use the features in latex (I'm using xetex on ubuntu) for providing the glyphs I am missing. My font has ...
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2answers
343 views

How change math font size in power?

How can I change the font for power such a way that the power symbol is rendered much smaller than the number 3 in the following formula? I need to sum (necessarily with \displaystyle) was much ...
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1answer
205 views

Change the size of only a part/subset of a single equation

For example, I'd like to do: $Q^{r<1}$ but with the r<1 having a much smaller font size than the Q. Of course r<1 will naturally have a smaller size since it is a superscript, but I want ...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

Command for fontsize-dependent code selection

I have heard of a LaTeX-command which provides font-dependent code selection in math mode, but I forgot the name of it and cannot find it – Here is what I mean: \unknownCommand{display size ...
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votes
2answers
142 views

Set minimum math font size

Example: \begin{equation} \begin{array}{ll} \textrm{stejne rozptyly:} & U = \frac{ \bar{x}_1 - \bar{x}_2 }{ s \sqrt{ \frac{1}{n_1} + \frac{1}{n_2} } } \\ \textrm{ruzne ...
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1answer
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Anki - LaTeX, Math Font Size, & DeclareMathSizes

I use the Anki flashcard program and render math equations using LaTeX within the program. The problem is that the font sizes are generally too big, unless the equation is really long, in which case ...
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1answer
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When should we use \DeclareMathSizes, \xxxstyle and font size changing macros (\tiny, \small, etc)?

Could you give me a complete overview when we should use \DeclareMathSizes, \xxxstyle (such as \scriptstyle, etc), and font size changing macros (\tiny, \small, etc)? I want this answer to be CW so ...
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1answer
139 views

Making a summation sign adjust to contents of summation

I'd like to make my summations adjust in size just as brackets and parenthesis do when using \left and \right - in principle, something like this: \left\sum_i \frac{a+b}{x+y}\right. This example, ...
2
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1answer
143 views

how to manipulate font properties of text above overbracket

How can I change the font properties (e.g. size, style, spacing etc) of text above a overbracket in an equation? For example: ...
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votes
3answers
282 views

How to scale all mathematics of a document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Equations, change the font size How to scale math font only I am very new to LaTeX. I want all mathematics(i.e. the thing we write inside $...$ and \[...\]) of my ...
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2answers
399 views

Define a math symbol relative to font size

Idea All characters, including the new defined symbol (here an arrow), should scale related to the current font size, e.g. here 12pt. Implementation I would like to define an arrow similar to here. ...
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What Font Size Should a Mathematics Paper Be Written in?

What font size should a mathematics paper be written in? \large? If it's 12pt, how do you indicate that? Finally, while writing my mathematics paper I'm seeing far too many sentences that end in -. ...
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votes
1answer
207 views

Size Math font – Define different sizes for Display and Text Equations globally

I have a rather long document with plenty of maths and equations. As the equations are quite long I have chosen to use 8pt for equations in the display mode instead of the 10pt normal size. ...
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Size commands do not work in mathmode

MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} $\wedge{\small\wedge}{\tiny\wedge}$ \end{document} All the \wedges have the same size...
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Specify font and font size for equations and math mode? [closed]

I am using a class file that defines commands to change the font and font sizes for normal text for different sections of the document, but it leaves the math mode and equation font and font sizes ...
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Problem formatting a subscript in math mode

$\nu_{\rm FWHM}$ prints FWHM too large. But when I try: $\nu_{\mbox{\tiny FWHM}}$ the size is okay but the kerning looks wrong. What is the best way to make a compact little FWHM subscript tag ...
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Subscript size different in LaTeX and Matplotlib

I'm using matplotlib to prepare figures for a LaTeX document. I use TeX-mode in matplotlib. But subscript and superscipt in math mode gets a different size than in my LaTeX document. Rendered with ...
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2answers
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Typsetting big matrix (but keeping A4 size)

This question is a slight variation of Compiling a BIG matrix, but I need to write a matrix in a A4 or letter size paper; it is a block 48x48 matrix but I can put lot of $0_2$ and $0_4$'s in order to ...
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votes
3answers
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How do I enforce a font size on a newly-defined symbol while using it in math mode?

I've defined the following new commands: \newcommand{\atoi}{\mathrm{\rotatebox[origin=c]{180}{$\iotaup$}}} \newcommand{\scriptatoi}{{\scriptsize{\mathrm{\rotatebox[origin=c]{180}{$\iotaup$}}}}} to ...
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4answers
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how to make subscripts automatically choose font size

Would it be possible to make subscripts in math mode automatically choose a smaller font when a subscript is in uppercase? E.g., if I have sA, the "A" would appear quite big. Is it possible to tell ...
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1answer
853 views

How can I make large mathcal symbols?

I've seen bigints for big integral symbols, but I'd like to make a large \mathcal{F} for a Fourier transform. Is there a good way to do this?
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votes
1answer
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Scale/Resize a single letter in mathmode with its subscript/superscript unchanged

Is there a way to do this? Currently I am using something like the following to do the job on scaling of a single letter in an equation: \[ \int_{\Omega} (u - \text{\Large $\Pi_{\Omega}$} u) v \, dx ...
6
votes
1answer
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Redefine the default depth of superscript and subscript document-wide

The behavior of subscript and supscript operator _ and ^ is like a blackbox to me, I am curious if I could redefine the behavior of them globally for a document. I searched the forum and found ...
4
votes
1answer
8k views

commath, \dfrac and \tfrac

I'm using the commath package for its nice \od and \pd functions, but I find it uses \tfrac internally. It seems to have an 'if-then' clause to sometimes use \dfrac but it never does so in my tests: ...
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votes
2answers
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Resize/Scale equation in Beamer

I have a slide in my beamer presentation that looks like: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{columns} \column{0.6\textwidth} ...
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2answers
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Equations, change the font size

How do I change the font size of something like this: I want to increase the font but it always seems to remain the same. \documentclass[30pt]{article} \DeclareMathSizes{20}{20}{20}{20} ...
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votes
1answer
370 views

Large Objects Within Stackrel

Is there a possible way to create large objects inside of stackrel? This is how I tried to do it, but it gave many errors. \( \stackrel{\large Paragraph}{1} \) With a LARGE 1 as well.
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votes
1answer
600 views

Using exscale package

How to use exscale package for mathematical expressions to enlarge? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{exscale} \begin{document} I need the big font \[ ...
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votes
3answers
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Is there any way to make lowercase \chi bigger?

I was just wondering if it's possible to make lower case \chi bigger. Basically I want the equation \chi^2_0 = \frac{1}{2} to have more space between the 2 and 0 like all the textbooks have but the ...
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votes
2answers
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How to make math font huge

I would like to typeset a simple-to-medium-difficulty math formula on an A4/letter paper. It needs to be huge and preferably centered and portrait. I can take care of the paper size, the orientation ...
5
votes
2answers
469 views

pmatrix without changing font size

In Plain TeX with the amstex package, is there a way to tell \pmatrix to NOT change font size? E.g. when I do: \sum_{\pmatrix a \\ b \\ c \endpmatrix} I end up having to insert \scriptstyle three ...
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votes
1answer
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How to properly resize a matrix?

Apparently text is resized in one way and math in other way. However, the commands to resize math do not work well on a matrix; it appears barely smaller and unexpectedly shifted down. The commands to ...
7
votes
1answer
14k views

How does one change the math font size? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: how to scale math font only Similar to how to change math font only, is there a way to change the size of fonts in math formulas? EDIT -- DUPLICATE OF how to scale math ...
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votes
2answers
2k views

How do I make math symbols bigger?

I'm using Scrivener to convert multimarkdown to LaTeX and then using TeXshop to typeset my document.This work flow works great for me except for the fact that I'd like to be able to make certain math ...
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votes
1answer
3k views

How to make proportional subscript when using smaller font in math mode?

How to make proportional subscript when using \tiny (or smaller than normal font size) in math mode? The following screenshot shows subscripts for \tiny, \scriptsize and normal font sizes. ...