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What fonts give similar look when used as text and within math environment?

I'm particularly interested in sans serif fonts, but serif fonts are also very welcomed.

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    Fonts with math support – Johannes_B Dec 12 '13 at 17:11
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    @MichaelHoppe The default serif font does. Most importantly, digits looks alike in both cases. When, say, a table contains both text and math-enclosed digits, they really appears the same. – Anton Tarasenko Dec 12 '13 at 17:13
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    @Anton After your comment, the question seems to make no sense. The default LaTeX font -- Computer/Latin Modern -- satisfies the condition that they "look alike", because they are simply the same. If you want to use the sans-serif variant, just do \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}\usepackage{lmodern}\usepackage{sfmath}\let\familydefault\sfdefault – yo' Dec 12 '13 at 17:16
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    @Anton Don't we want the mathematical part of our works to appear typographically different to the non-mathematical content? This clearly would increase the readability of our works. So we must demand that those two parts are typed somewhat different. – Michael Hoppe Dec 12 '13 at 17:20
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    @MichaelHoppe in the standard latex setup digits and \log-like command names all come from the document roman text font, so it certainly isn't always the case that you want different glyphs in the two cases. – David Carlisle Dec 12 '13 at 17:23
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Even though I don't think that this is a good idea, and if the document has to be typeset in sans-serif, I would personally prefer to have the math in serif, you can add the following to your preamble:

\usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % font encoding (not completely necessary)
\usepackage{lmodern} % Latin Modern (not completely necessary)
\usepackage{sfmath} % use sans-serif math font
\let\familydefau‌​lt\sfdefault % use sans-serif text font
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