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TeXForm vs Scientific Form

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  • Subject: [mg62915] TeXForm vs Scientific Form
  • From: "cgi-bin" <patrickmclean29 at>
  • Date: Thu, 8 Dec 2005 00:06:00 -0500 (EST)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

Does anyone know a way to specify that TeXForm format decimals in the
way ScientificForm does.

By default TeXForm formats decimals to six significant figures:

In[1]:= TeXForm[0.00000002432342898]

Out[1]//TeXForm= 2.43234\,{10}^{-8}

I would like to have




to produce


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