# [texhax] large forward slash

Philip G. Ratcliffe philip.ratcliffe at fastwebnet.it
Sat Feb 7 23:26:00 CET 2009

> I am trying to write a fraction whose numerator and
> denominator are both fractions;  for clarity, I would like
> the global fraction to be constructed in the a/b style (that
> is, numerator and denominator separated by a forward slash).
> However, the slash produced by "/" is too small.  Is there a
> way to create a larger version?

You mean something like this

\documentclass{article}
\begin{document}
\begin{displaymath}
\frac12\Bigg/\frac12
\end{displaymath}
\end{document}

Cheers,  Phil