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How to make fractions in powers look good

Quick question. When I type $e^{\frac{1}{2x}}$ it makes the fraction very small and hard to read. However when I type $e^{\displaystyle\frac{1}{2x}}$ it makes the fraction way to big. I guess in ...
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Doublespacing a Formula Displays

I am trying to achieve what is written in here: Equations and Double Spacing However, my "larger" displayed equations and aligned environments still seem to have added space above. ...
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What's the difference between quote and verse, and when should this be used in scientific writing?

LaTeX has both the verse and quote environments. I am not sure when to use which and when should be used in scientific writing other than in the humanities. Conversely, there are occasions, ...
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Formula with numerator and denominator of a fraction in display mode [duplicate]

I have the following formula and I want the nominator and the denominator to appear in display style. I use \everymath{\displaystyle} so I don't understand why they are not in display mode. How can I ...
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\displaystyle and \mathbf with cmbright font

I would like to use bold symbols in superscript equations. To do so, I use \displaystyle as in \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $e^{\mathbf{A}t}=e^{\displaystyle ...
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Integration with textstyle fractions limits

I am trying to write an integration question like below with amsmath package: \displaystyle\int_{\frac{\pi}{4}}^{\frac{\pi}{2}}\sin x\,\mathrm{d}x However, the two fractions limits appear to be too ...
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In the output the denominator appears in front of the fraction [duplicate]

Command \frac works in strange way: Any suggestions? \documentclass{report} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} ...
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Display inline sums

I am writing my thesis and I have some sums which are inline, and others which are part of equations. My questions is: is there a convention, an unwritten rule about how inline equations should be ...
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Tabular and lines displaying problem with Adobe

Considering the following code (MWE) : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor}% http://ctan.org/pkg/xcolor \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|c|r|} \hline Some & ...
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Figures on report counter page (without styling) [duplicate]

Context : I am writing a report with article style in latex and I am wondering if it is possible to have : on right page : my usual text, my full report without figures ; on counter page (left ...
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Is there a way to change behaviour of a (math)command depending on the display style? [duplicate]

I want to define a command that changes behaviour depending on weather it is written in inline or disply mode. For example I want to define \backlim, such that it prints \lim_\leftarrow when used in ...
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How to define this new environment and avoid the hidden errors?

I want to define a new environment ends with a $\omega$ in newline. But environment like displaymath already start a newline after itself, so I do not start a newline in this case. That is, start a ...
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Displaystyle Package?

I am curious to know if there is a display style package, or something that would produce the same effect. You see, I get tired of constantly having to type \displaystyle, and making sure that it is ...
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Always using displaystyle only for \lim

My question is a short one: I would like \lim to always be displayed inline using the \displaystyle mode.
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How to use display equations with psfrag?

I would like to include a display equation in an EPS figure using the pstool package. When the command for the replacement text is $\sum_{i=1}^{N} x_i^2$, then it compiles fine (see the vertical axis ...
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LyX analogue for LaTeX \everymath{\displaystyle}: inline math with the style of equations

Is there a way to achieve in LyX what one can achieve using \everymath{\displaystyle} in LaTeX, that is to force all inline math to look the same as math in equations (large integral signs, full-size ...
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Maintaining structure Workbook style

--Revised-- I am looking at a math workbook for teenagers. This one has the following structure: 1.Main Chapter 1.1 Subchapter 1.11 Task 1 a) problem 1 b) problem 2 c) problem ...
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Replace everything inside eqnarray* by a given text

Is there any simple (method/macro,..) to replace everything inside all eqnarray* by a simple given text. More precisely for example I want to replace \begin{eqnarray*} x & = & ...
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How to make a shortcut for a \displaystyle?

I want to make a shortcut at LyX that if I press it I'll get what the \displaystyle does (in math mode). e.g.: If I'll press Ctrl+I I'll get an integral... Is there a way to do this?
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How to redeclare $$ or the \[, \] pair

There might be probably many reasons not to do it, but what would be the proper way to redeclare the $$ sequence or the \[,\] pair to open by default some special display math environment, such as ...
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Reset equation line numbers in Lyx

In Lyx, how can I reset the line numbers between display-style equations? For example, if I have the following setup: Some text Line of display-style equation Another line of display-style ...
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How to center Display equations on ClassicalThesis

While using ClassicalThesis package with scrbook document, I noticed that the display equations defined with \[...\] aren't centered in the page as with scrbook without the ClassicalThesis package and ...
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Exam Class : Multicolumn : Symbol (displaystyle) into two lines

How can we break formula mentioned below into into two lines? $\displaystyle \boldsymbol{{\left( {x\log x} \right)^{\log \log x}}\left\{ {\frac{1} {{x\log x}}\left( {\log x + \log \log x} \right) + ...
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make fixme notes in displaymath

I am using the fixme package. I observed the use of \fxerror* or \fxnote* inside displaymath yields errors. I can write \documentclass[draft]{article} \usepackage{fixme} \fxsetup{theme=colorsig} ...
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How do I change 'displaystyle' manually? [duplicate]

I have used the following command $\displaystyle\bigoplus_{i=1}^n M_i$ to get superscript and subscript form of the lower limit and upper limit. But it it looks like very bigger. I want to ...
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Unusual problem with eqnarray

I have this code that gives me two problems: y and x are displayed incorrectly in the first and third row of the eqnarray, like if they had a \rm in front of them, why? it gives me main.tex:91 ...
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Change spacing around binary operators

I'd like to change spacing around binary operators and this issue is discussed there: How to change default for spacing around binary relations? Is there way how to change spacing in math and ...
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Globally changing math line spacing

In multiline formulas, I often find myself inserting extra vertical space (\\[...]) between lines (especially when there are many superscripts and subscripts). I guess a certain amount of manual ...
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Two fractions with the same size [closed]

Can anyone tell me how I can make $A=\frac{1}{a} \frac{1}{1+\frac{a}{b}}$ look the same? So I want $a$ to be on the same height as the other denominator. MWE \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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Why 'displaystyle' is not working?

I am typing some mathematical expression related to 'displaystyle'. This is working well for $\displaystyle\sum_{i=1}^nx_i=1$. But it is not working in the following example : ...
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Disable underlining in display math and resume afterwards

In my documents I have conditional text, which is underlined (in non-display math mode) to make it more obvious to the reader as to exactly which portions of text is conditional text. In display math ...
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size and location of cube root symbol [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nice-looking p-th roots On math.stackexchange I wanted the cube root of a fraction in display mode, and used $$\sqrt[3]{\frac ab}$$ to get it. The 3 comes out very ...
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Using \Mathsmaller in math display mode makes the character appear to the right of the symbol itstead of below it

I am trying to use \prod in math display mode but it appears large (larger than I want it to be) but when I use \mathsmaller from the relsize package the letter appears on right side of it instead of ...
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Proper display of fractions

Have a look at the following code: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} $2-\frac{2}{1-\left(\frac{2}{2-\frac{2}{x^2}}\right)}$\quad ...
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Displaystyle and left-alignment

\newcommand{\mbi}[1]{\textbf{\emph{#1}}} \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \begin{document} \begin{large} \displaystyle ...
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Spaces around display math when using setspace

I'm using setspace package in the following way: \usepackage{setspace} \onehalfspacing It works well, mostly very nice result, but the spaces around display math formulae had enlarged too and now ...
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How do I keep a string of text together without it doing a line break?

I'm writing up a long paper, in which in prose I have various equations. However, I do not want a line break to occur within the equation - I want the equation to stick together. I want to do this ...
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How can I change the whitespace above and below math displays?

I'm looking to squeeze an article written in LaTeX with amsmath to a set number of pages. In the text, I have a number of numbered math displays which I refer to throughout. However, they take up ...
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Writing specific versions of an operator for display and inline modes

I'm busy answering a question by constructing a new math operator that uses the sum symbol and some TikZ placed on top. My answer as it stands can be found here. It looks (I think) pretty good in ...
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Smaller fractions in displayed formulae?

How do you make script-sized fractions in display mode? In certain cases, I find that \frac-based fractions are too large for my tastes in displayed formulae. For example, I feel that the fractions ...
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Why does \[…\] do the wrong thing at the top of a page?

Upon reading What are the differences between $$, [, align, equation and displaymath?, I decided I really wanted to understand what was going on inside \[...\] and so I devised some tests. What I ...
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Displaystyle fractions in a system of equations

I'm trying to define an environment to use with equations' systems. So far, the best solution was \newenironment{eqsys}{\begin{equation}\begin{cases}}{\end{cases}\end{equation}} but I noticed that ...
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Equation name display, not equation labeling/cross-referencing or equation tagging

Is it possible to display an equation name similar to theorem name displays: \begin{theorem}[Convergence of Cauchy Sequences in $\mathbb{R}$] Every Cauchy sequence of real numbers is also a ...
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Is it possible to use \begin{align} in an inline math mode with \displaystyle?

Is it possible to use \begin{align} in an inline math mode with \displaystyle?