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Subsection notation in LaTeXby Juggler123
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#1
Dec1912, 11:01 AM

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So to write 'in section 2' I would say 'in \S 2'
for 'in subsection 4.2' would I then say 'in \S\S 4.2'? or just 'in \S 4.2'? Thanks 


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Dec1912, 11:53 AM

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You're much better off doing something like this so that you don't have to keep track of the numbering yourself:



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Dec1912, 12:00 PM

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Ah, but your question seems to be more about the *notation* used to indicate sections. To answer your question, I think you would use only ONE \S symbol, even for a subsection. Two symbols : \S\S is use to refer to *multiple* sections. E.g. You might say something like: \S\S 4.24.6. It's the equivalent of writing p. 46 to indicate a particular page and pp.4663 to indicate a range of pages.



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Dec1912, 12:36 PM

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Subsection notation in LaTeX
Makes perfect sense, thank you.



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