I want to typeset the < symbol in a string of text inside a math environment using the \text command from the amsmath package. However, for some reason it render something like




Why does amsmath do that, and how can I stop it from 'interpreting' my text?

marked as duplicate by Mico, campa, barbara beeton, Schweinebacke, TeXnician Aug 25 '17 at 15:37

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Use this code:

\usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %%% <--- NOTE THIS




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