Just put \small before the equation and \normalsize after it if you want to shrink the font, but it's usually better to use an ams multi-line equation environment than to change font size.. It's actually easier to only do the part of a size change command that affects math without changing the baseline to avoid the problems @barabara-beeton mentions. Type sizes and changing type size in math mode. The standard type sizes in Latex are: tiny, scriptsize, footnotesize, small, normalsize, large, Large, LARGE, huge, Huge To change the size within the math environment, try the following $$ \mbox{\Huge $ 3x+3=\mu$ } $$ You can define a short alias command for creating bold math notation in the.

Aug 29, 2012 · Changing the font size in LaTeX can be done on two levels, either affecting the whole document or parts/elements of it. Using a different font size on a global level will affect all normal-sized text as well as the size of headings, footnotes, etc. Jun 14, 2013 · Information and discussion about LaTeX's math and science related features (e.g. formulas, graphs). I wanted to reduce the font so that it can adjust in one line. However, \small doesn't work in environment. Can anyone help me?? Ruchir. Last Decrease the font size outside the equation environment and switch back to normal size right.

This example shows how to use the smallest available font (tiny) in L a T e X and the small caps style. Open an example in ShareLaTeX [] Font sizeFont sizes are identified by special names, the actual size is not absolute but relative to the font size declared in the \documentclass statement (see Creating a document in LaTeX). Superscripts, subscripts and fractions are formatted differently. Open an example in Overleaf [] Setting mathematical styleThe maths styles can be set explicitly. For instance, if you want an in-line mathematical element to display as a equation-like element put \displaystyle before that element. There are some more maths style-related commands that change the size of the text.