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## Horizontal Spacing in LaTeX’s Math Mode

Proper horizontal spacing in LaTeX’s math mode – taken from TeX StackExchange. This example can also be found on GitHub.

math-spacing.tex
\documentclass[11pt,4apaper]{article}

\usepackage{tabularx}

% see http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/74353/what-commands-are-there-for-horizontal-spacing
\begin{document}

\noindent\begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{| l | X |}
\hline
\verb|a\,b| & a\,b \\
\verb|$a\,b$| & $a\,b$ \\
\verb|a\thinspace b| & a\thinspace b \\
\verb|$a\thinspace b$| & $a\thinspace b$ \\
\verb|$a\!b$| & $a\!b$ \\
\verb|$a\mkern-\thinmuskip b$| & $a\mkern-\thinmuskip b$ \\
\verb|$a\>b$| & $a\>b$ \\
\verb|$a\mkern\medmuskip b$| & $a\mkern\medmuskip b$ \\
\verb|$a\;b$| & $a\;b$ \\
\verb|$a\mkern\thickmuskip b$| & $a\mkern\thickmuskip b$ \\
\verb|$a\:b$| & $a\:b$ \\
\verb|$a\mkern\medmuskip b$| & $a\mkern\medmuskip b$ \\
\verb|a\enspace b| & a\enspace b \\
\verb|$a\enspace b$| & $a\enspace b$ \\
\verb|a\quad b| & a\quad b \\
\verb|$a\quad b$| & $a\quad b$ \\
\verb|a\qquad b| & a\qquad b \\
\verb|$a\qquad b$| & $a\qquad b$ \\
\verb|a\hskip 1em b| & a\hskip 1em b \\
\verb|$a\hskip 1em b$| & $a\hskip 1em b$ \\
\verb|a\kern 1pc b| & a\kern 1pc b \\
\verb|$a\kern 1pc b$| & $a\kern 1pc b$ \\
\verb|a\hspace{35pt}b| & a\hspace{35pt}b \\
\verb|$a\hspace{35pt}b$| & $a\hspace{35pt}b$ \\
\verb|axyzb| & axyzb \\
\verb|a\hphantom{xyz}b| & a\hphantom{xyz}b \\
\verb|$axyzb$| & $axyzb$ \\
\verb|$a\hphantom{xyz}b$| & $a\hphantom{xyz}b$ \\
\verb|a\ b| & a\ b \\
\verb|$a\ b$| & $a\ b$ \\
\verb|a~b| & a~b \\
\verb|$a~b$| & $a~b$ \\
\verb|a\hfill b| & a\hfill b \\
\verb|$a\hfill b$| & $a\hfill b$\\
\hline
\end{tabularx}

\end{document}

math-spacing.pdf
math-spacing

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