Tex Math Equation


Used to hold encoded math, expressed in TeX or LaTeX


Although the DTD has no way to enforce it, best practice would be to enclose the contents of this element in a CDATA marked section, because the use of the ampersand in TeX and LaTeX presents a problem on occasion.


alternate-form-of Alternate Form of Graphic, Media Object, Etc.
content-type Type of Content
id Identifier
notation Notation
version Version of TeX

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  tex-math      (#PCDATA)                                   >


Text, numbers, or special characters

This element may be contained in:

<alt-title> Alternate Title; <app> Appendix; <app-group> Appendix Matter; <article-title> Article Title; <attrib> Attribution; <body> Body of the Article; <bold> Bold; <boxed-text> Boxed Text; <chem-struct> Chemical Structure (Display); <comment> Comment in a Citation; <def-head> Definition List: Definition Head; <disp-formula> Formula, Display; <disp-quote> Quote, Displayed; <gloss-group> Glossary Group; <glossary> Glossary Elements List; <inline-formula> Formula, Inline; <italic> Italic; <meta-name> Metadata Data Name for Custom Metadata; <meta-value> Metadata Data Value for Custom Metadata; <monospace> Monospace Text (Typewriter Text); <named-content> Named Special (Subject) Content; <notes> Notes; <overline> Overline; <p> Paragraph; <ref-list> Reference List (Bibliographic Reference List); <sans-serif> Sans Serif; <sc> Small Caps; <sec> Section; <strike> Strike Through; <sub> Subscript; <subtitle> Article Subtitle; <sup> Superscript; <td> Table Data Cell (XHTML table model); <term> Definition List: Term; <term-head> Definition List: Term Head; <th> Table Header Cell (XHTML table model); <title> Title; <trans-subtitle> Translated Subtitle; <trans-title> Translated Title; <underline> Underline

Tagged Example

<p>... Selected as described for Acc-29 
<tex-math id="M1"><![CDATA[\documentclass[12pt]{minimal}
\DeclareFontShape{T1}{linotext}{m}{n} { &#x003C;-&#x003E; linotext }{}
</disp-formula> TER1/ter1-Acc: Acc-29 crossed with ...</p>