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1answer
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How to make equations the same size

When I write an equation using the simple \[ and \], it comes out to the correct size, with the fractions bulging above and below the lines and the parentheses surrounding them. But when I use the ...
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1answer
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`missing $ inserted` Error when not putting $ before and after array environment

Considering this answer I added $ before and after the array, i. e. before \begin{array} and after \end{array} in the following code. Then the former missing $ inserted Error was gone. ...
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votes
2answers
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When substack and array doesn't work

I am trying to write a formula. But both substack and array cannot fulfil my needs (as far as I know how to use them). The first is how I want it to look like. But I need an i'\neq i below the ...
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3answers
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aligned environment of amsmath vs array environment

Today I found out the existence of the aligned environment of the amsmath package. However, I can't see the advantage of using it instead of the array environment from the example provided in ...
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1answer
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Add spacing before and after `\hline` in an array in an equation

I'm trying to add a little bit of space before and after the \hline in this matrix: \documentclass[a4paper,journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[cmex10]{amsmath} \interdisplaylinepenalty=2500 ...
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votes
2answers
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array environment with tags/labels

I try to come up with a couple of formulas which should be aligned according to a relation symbol but also to the left. Have a look at the following example: \documentclass{article} ...
4
votes
1answer
450 views

Text column in array

I am trying to do something that seems relatively simple but I can't get it to work. Basically, I would like one of the columns in my math mode array to be text, so I am trying to use pre and post ...
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4answers
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Text above matrices

I am new to latex and I am trying to create So far I have been able to create the matrices, like so: \[ N\textrm{ spectra} \begin{bmatrix} a_{11} & a_{12} & \cdots & a_{1M} \\ ...
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votes
3answers
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Clean-Looking Piecewise-Defined Functions

I want to write a clean-looking piecewise defined function. There's a similar post here: How to write a function (piecewise) with bracket outside?, but I have follow-up questions. The two options I ...
7
votes
2answers
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How to stop fractions in display equations from running into each other?

Is there some standard way to create multiple display equations like the following without having to use: \renewcommand*{\arraystretch}{2} (so that the two rows in the second equation don't get ...
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votes
4answers
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Using display style fraction in a matrix environment

I'd like use the \dfrac command in a bmatrix environment as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ \begin{bmatrix} \dfrac{\partial f}{\partial x} \\ ...