[OS X TeX] Change font size in mathmode

Maarten Sneep maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Tue Apr 12 11:08:12 EDT 2005

On 12 apr 2005, at 17:01, Ralph Martin wrote:

> On 12 Apr 2005, at 3:41 pm, Josep M.Font wrote:
>> El 12 abr 2005, a las 14:17, Ralph Martin escribió:
>>>>> I have a horrid large matrix which I really want to go on one line 
>>>>> in a displayed equation. I put \small at the start of the 
>>>>> equation, and this did what I wanted but I got a warning that 
>>>>> \small is invalid in mathmode.
>>> Suggestions so far
>>>> {\small \[ your_matrix \] }
>>> Sorry, that does not work.
>> It works for me, both for displayed formulas and on-line formulas. If 
>> it is not small enough, \footnotesize makes (almost) everything 
>> smaller, \scriptsize smaller, and \tiny even smaller...
> I'll rephrase my reply.
> It DOES work, BUT it gives me a warning that \small is invalid in math 
> mode, which is what I started off by saying.

Note that \small is *outside* math mode.

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