{equations} is about the various environments to typeset displaystyle mathematics, e.g. equation and {align}. For general questions about mathematical typesetting use {math-mode}. Both tags are possible on the same question.

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How to add square/circle around a term in equation and add comments using beamer

I am using beamer to write a presentation. In one slide I wrote a formula that looks like this: What I would like to do is something like this: Basically I want to draw a square or a circle ...
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Put parentheses by default when referencing an equation [duplicate]

I have this equation: \begin{equation} \label{eq:helicsol} x = y \end{equation} and then I have: As we can observe, the solution of \ref{eq:helicsol} and I get: As we can observe, the ...
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Write 'text' **correctly** in equations

Although many have attempted to explain the difference among \mathrm, \textrm, \textnormal and \text (and others?), I found them misleading. See for example the LaTeX's Wiki \mathrm explanation Why ...
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Alignment in math equations

How can I align my equations as in the image below? I know \begin{equation} \begin{split} x_1'(t) &= x_1(t)+2 x_2(t) \\ x_2'(t) &= 3 x_1(t) \end{split} ...
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Gathering underbraces

this is my first question in this website. I have to say that it is being very useful for me to visit this site to learn how LaTeX works, so congratulations. So, the question is, how can I do this? ...
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Equation numbering in square brackets [duplicate]

Does anyone knows how can I use square brackets instead of parenthesis when numbering my equations? I used this command: \begin{equation} y = 2x \end{equation} The number appears on the right ...
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How to move amsmath equation label into LHS margin?

I am using amsmath and I would like to move the equation label into the left hand side margin aligned with the top of the equation. I have looked through the documentation but I can't find anything on ...
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How can I box multiple aligned equations?

This question is two-fold. In my document, I currently have boxes around single equations like so: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} ...
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Digit zero with a dot inside also in text mode

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{empheq} \makeatletter \newcommand*{\pmzerodot}{% \nfss@text{% ...
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Does a tool exist which can take a LaTeX equation and convert it to a format suitable for evaluation in Wolfram's Mathematica?

I use LaTeX to type up my homework, but as I work I often need to pop things into Mathematica (or manually type them in, or manually use my TI-89, etc.). Currently, I've been manually translating ...
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equation exceeds page width after changing document class from “article” to “beamer”

I write "article" at first, but I also need pdf in "beamer" version. But I found for those long equations appears fine in "article" will exceed the page width in "beamer" mode. So is there a method to ...
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How to avoid extra equation numbers while using subequations?

I searched through the web but I could not find the solution to my question: I try to write equation in the following format: TYPE a: A = {mathematics relation-a} 3.1 TYPE b: B = {mathematics ...
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Long equation design patterns in LaTeX

Is there an acceptable design pattern for how to type out LaTeX math formulas that have a lot of internal dependencies (the formulas do not necessarily have to be very long, just be very packed ...
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Help on typesetting an equation with fraction in numerator and denominator

I have the following equation: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \begin{equation} T_e=\frac{T_{disch}\cdot e^{\frac{T_{ahe}-T_{disch}}{LMTD}}-T_{ahe}}{e^{\frac{T_{ahe}-T_{disch}}{LMTD}}-1} ...
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Justified alignment for equations

I am writing a IEEE journal paper full of equations and with center alignment the paper looks so messy. I needed to justified align at least those that are coming successively one after another. I ...
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Can split and array work together?

I have the following problem. I need an equation which contains arrays and which should be on different lines because too long for one line. This is the code: \begin{equation} \begin{split} ...
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Is there a package to do function substitution and evaluation? [duplicate]

Is there any way to get function substitution and evaluation automated in LaTeX? That is, if I have $f(x)=x^3 + 3x^2 - 2x - 14$, and I want to show students what $f(2)$ means, I want it to ...
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Equation mode, labelling equations

I have the following \[K^{-1}\left\|\sum\limits_{n=1}^N a_ny_n\right\| \leq \left\|\sum\limits_{n=1}^N a_nx_n\right\| \leq K\left\|\sum\limits_{n=1}^N a_ny_n\right\| (\dagger)\] But the ...
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What is the difference between align and equation environment when I only want to display one line of equation?

I am typesetting a physics document, and sometimes I need to type equations of several lines while in most cases I only need to type one-line formula. So is it OK if I always use align environment ...
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How to put a box around just one equation inside eqnarray?

I would like to put a box around \dot{\mathcal{N}}_0+ik\mathcal{N}_1=-\dot{\Phi} inside the eqnarray below. I used \boxed{}, but did not work. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Missing } inserted. \end{alignat}? why this error keeps on popping up?

here is a part of my code, which I am trying to run. \begin{alignat}{2} [M]: \max_&Z ~ \label{eqnP27}\\ \mbox{s.t.}~ %capacity constraints & \sum_{k \in H} y_{k} \leq ...
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What is the difference between `split`, `multline`, `align`, `breqn` for breaking an equation into multiple lines?

Sorry if this question sounds a bit amateurish but I haven't been able to find a good summary about the differences between these four environments for multi-lining an equation. Where do they differ ...
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Boxed equation with number

My minimum working example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{center} \boxed{K_{k+1}=P_ka_{k+1}^T(a_{k+1}P_ka_{k+1}^T+I_N)^{-1}} \end{center} \end{document} ...
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Bold brackets in equations

I want to write an equation with bold extended brackets. For instance in: \left[ \frac{1}{2} \vec{\nabla} \times \vec{v} \right] I want \left[ and \right] to be bold. I already tried ...
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Parenthesis Size in a multiline equation

How can I use \left(.... \right) which automatically adjust size of parenthesis with it's inside content, in a multiline equation in \begin{align} and \begin{equation} environment.
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italics spilling over to the rest of the text

I have a simple line here: Let training data \textit{X} consist of x_{i...n} observations, where.... The intention is to let x have subscript i..n. This happens, however, after x_i..n, all the ...
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How to set the position of an equation in LaTeX?

In normal equation I do not have any problem. However for long equation I need to use figure so that my equation appear more obviously. (Note: I am using two column paper style). This is the equation ...
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How to add comments in align environment [duplicate]

I find it is necessary to add some explanation in a series of equations. Ideally, I would like to get something like the following picture (Resnick 1999). As you can see, the equations are still ...
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Making certain equation environments larger

I'm writing a lab report in LaTeX that involves a lot of equations. I wish for some equations to be larger than normal, owing to the fact that there are a lot of terms that are in the exponential, and ...
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Multiple equations given the same number

Without doing anything "odd" LaTeX has starting assigning the same number to different equations. It labels them fine up until 31, then it goes back to 30, then again 31, then again 31. After this it ...
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Extra Space between equation and line above that

How the distance between first line and equation and last line and equation is different. How to remove the extra space. I am using this code According to given assumption that n is a power of 2 ...
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How to use flushleft with eqnarray*?

I'm using WinEdit 9.0 along with MikeTex 2.9. My document preamble reads as follows: % ---------------------------------------------------------------- % Article Class (This is a LaTeX2e document) ...
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Equation number in aligned environment after last line

I'm using aligned inside align as follows \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} x =&22+2 \nonumber\\ =& \begin{aligned}[t] &5+3\\ &-3+4\\ &+15-0 ...
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Aligning equations with two equal signs

I am trying to write three equations, second with two equal signs. I would like the first two to be aligned by the first equal sign, and the second and third by the second equal sign. I have the ...
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framed equations

I'm aware of possibilities to frame an "important" equation in Latex as the one suggested in mathmode for instance but I thought it would be nice to have a dedicated environment instead of putting ...
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Black and white emphasis for \boxed?

I am using \boxed to place emphasis on important equations in an assignment I am typing up, and would like to give the final answer a bit of extra emphasis. I'm using \begin{equation} ... ...
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Framing equations [duplicate]

Is there any simple way of framing an equation? I often use \framebox{$ mathematics $}, but wish to use the frame around a numbered equation, not fussed whether the numbering appears inside the frame ...
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How to set equation number with respect to the article instead of chapter? [duplicate]

I am working on a paper which is based on a special template. I need to use the \chapter to organize by document. In each chapter, if I have \begin{equation}, the equation is number with the chapter ...
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What are the differences between $$, \[, align, equation and displaymath?

I once learnt, that it is uncool to use $$, but why is that? Why does \[ not act as a abbreviation to \begin{align}? I noticed, that there is a difference, since one cannot use & and \\ inside a ...
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different modes to typest systems of equations [duplicate]

Would it be bad style to use in displaymode an array with three colums that are right-center-left ("rcl") oriented instead of eqnarray, to typeset systems of differential of equations ? The spacing ...
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How to write an equation in LaTeX?

How do I write this equation in LaTeX? Vo = ( R1/( R1+R4)-R2/(R2+R3) ) x Vs
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Undefined control sequence with \overbar

can anyone tell me why I get an "undefined control sequence" error with the following code please? \documentclass[times]{fldauth} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm, amssymb, amsfonts} ...
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Section-level equation numbers follow previous section numbering

I am using \numberwithin{equation}{subsection} to number my equations uniquely for each subsection in my article. For example: Section 1 Title 1.1 Subsection 1.1 Title a=b (1.1.1) a+2=b+2 ...
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Dashed line in equation

What I want: What I have: with this code: \documentclass[11pt, titlepage]{report} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \label{eq:quark1} \left( \begin{array}{c} u \\ c \\ t \end{array} ...
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Aligning two equations without losing enumeration

I have following two equations which I want to align following two equations (equality signs have to match), without losing their enumeration: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} ...
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Refer to the “name” of an equation, while a List of Equations is generated using these names

I link two questions below because I use their solution, to number my equations and generate a list of my equations. My question about numbering equations: Number of Equation: 1, 1a, 1b Generate a ...
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Resizebox within equation environment

How does the resize command work with the equation environment? The following code results in an error. \begin{equation}\label{model3_coef} \resizebox{0.91\hsize}{!}{y_{t}^{3} = -145.071 - ...
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incomplete \ifodd , all text was ignored… error

shall you please help me to know why here I have got an error ? : \begin{document} \begin{equation}\label{3-6} \begin{aligned} \overline{\epsilon}_{ij} = \frac{1}{V} \int_V \epsilon}_{ij} dV\\ ...
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Can I display an equation in latex beamer presentation step by step? How? [duplicate]

I'm making a presentation in beamer LaTeX and I want to explain an equation. I want it to apear on the screan step by step, like I would be constructing it. Is it possible? Thanks!
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Expand arrows within an array

Any ideia of how I can expand the \xrightarrow so that they all have the same size? (for aesthetics) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} % \text nas equacoes \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...