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Is there a way to set the font size in points? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX — specify font point size? I'm working with beamer and one of my headlines is too big if I use \Large, and too small if I use \large. I'd like it to be just right. ...
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Change line spacing inside the document

This is my code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \begin{document} \include{Chapter1} \end{document} I have please a question: I would change the line ...
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Change font inside document to specific point size

Although this question has a duplicate flavor to it, the question that allegedly provides the solution, LaTeX -- specify font point size?, is hard to use since neither the question nor the answer ...
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Default baselineskip for corresponding font size

Altering the font size using \fontsize{a}{b} how can I use the default baselineskip for font-size a? If this is complicated, where can I find a detailed lookup-table?
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line spacing broken by \begin{english}

I am trying to produce an A4 page for our doors. I have used LuaLaTeX. In the spirit of exploration, I tried to use \begin{czech} and \begin{english} from polyglossia package. The MWE is this: \...
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tikz setting font size to pts

I'm using tikz to create color boxes containing text. However I haven't been able to set font size within these boxes using pts. I found a snippet in this question that defines a Boxed command: \...
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Decreasing the font size in one node in a TikZ diagram

I have a diagram in which the font size for a node containing the measure of an angle is too big. What is the default font size for a node? What is the font size, in units of pt, for the ...
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How to decrease the width of a tikz tree

In the following code the tree is too wide for the page. How can I decrease the width of the tree to make it fit on my page? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{...
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Change font size inside the document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change font size mid document? This is my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \begin{document} \include{Chapter1} \end{...
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How to change the font size in ExPex?

I'm fairly new to ExPex and the documentation is fairly large and I couldn't find anything about font size. Maybe I'm looking for the wrong words. I basically want to make a 5 storied gloss (original ...
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Editing caption size of thebibliography environment

I was wondering if it is possible to change the size of the caption generated by the thebibliography environment. Changing the actual text size can be accomplished by putting thebibliography ...
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Is there no direct, verbatim way to define a fontsize in points for a certain secondary font?

The task I’m writing my thesis in (Xe)LaTeX, using fontspec for font definitions. The document’s main font size is 12pt, passed to TeX via a \documentclass option. I want to define myself an ...
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Set global font size for report to 13pt [duplicate]

I'm currently in the process of writing on my PhD-thesis. According to my uni's theses formatting guidelines, font size should be 13 pt. The thesis document class is set to report, which only takes ...
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How to set the chapter, section, and default text to specific proportion widths?

I have the following MVP: \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \renewcommand{\contentsname}{Contents} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage[...