If I'm understanding this, the purpose of LaTex is to allow the user to post in symbols such as superscripts, subscripts, sigma notation and the like, right?

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- Nov 16th 2009, 10:26 AMwonderboy1953Question
If I'm understanding this, the purpose of LaTex is to allow the user to post in symbols such as superscripts, subscripts, sigma notation and the like, right?

- Nov 16th 2009, 11:58 AMPlato
Correct.

[tex] \cup [/tex] gives is union

[tex] \cap [/tex] gives is intersection

[tex] \subseteq [/tex] gives is subset

[tex] \in [/tex] gives is element

[tex] \emptyset [/tex] gives is emptyset

[tex] \wedge [/tex] gives is or

[tex] \vee [/tex] gives is and

[tex] \sqrt{x+1} [/tex] gives