[OS X TeX] Change font size in mathmode

Josep M.Font pepf54 at tiscali.es
Tue Apr 12 14:14:21 EDT 2005

El 12 abr 2005, a las 17:01, Ralph Martin escribió:

> 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.

*This* is precisely what my suggestion fixes: my \small is *outside* 
math mode!! I am afraid you *did not try* my suggestion, just it 
*seemed* similar to what you had been trying... Before making my 
suggestion (although I *knew* it works) I opened a new document and 
tried it, all the variants I suggested...


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