# [OS X TeX] colorbox

Christopher Allen Christopher.T.Allen.95 at Alum.Dartmouth.ORG
Fri Jan 28 11:49:30 EST 2005

> I had done quite a bit of experimentation and, indeed, "couldn't
> accept" that a command would take things "out of math mode".

There are a few commands that do this, the most obvious one is \text{},
specifically used to do so.

There are also commands that will take you into math mode in a similar
fashion. For example, if you use \boxed{} in the middle of a paragraph,
whatever is put into the box is typeset in math mode.

Chris

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