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{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 center an equation at the center of one column in a two-column paper

In a two columns paper, how can I center an equation to the center of one column? Originally, what I have is: \begin{equation} y = ax \end{equation} But this fits the equation to stay, as normal ...
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How to set the equation width to be contained within one colum

I am using a two-column layout in my latex source file, and I have a series of (inequality) equations to show, which I wanted to keep them inside the left column. However, with \begin{align*} ...
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How to keep increasing counters for content that is (optionally) hidden?

I have a framework for creating exercises, where the content of the solution to each subproblem is fed into a \solution-macro, which only displays its content if a global boolean is set to true. What ...
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How to not miss lines using equation enviroment

How can I stop the empty lines being put on - first between the itemization letter and the equation, and then between the two different equation \item \begin{equation} \begin{split} ...
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How can I stop the numbering of equations in the align command

With this code I have numbering of equations: \begin{align} U_{2} = - u_{2}(h) + x_{2},\label{eqn:foca1}\\ Y_{2} = x_{2} + T,\label{eqn:focb1}\\ u_{1}(h) + T \geq u_{1}(h^*) ...
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How do I number the equation as a text? [duplicate]

\begin{align} \mathcal{L}_{\lambda} = u_{1}(h) - u_{1}(h^{*}) + T \geq 0 \text{(foc$\lambda$)}, \label{eqn:foca1}\\ \mathcal{L}_{T} = -1 + \lambda = 0 \Leftrightarrow \lambda = 1 \text{(focT)} ...
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Adjusting the size of round parenthesis in an equation

I am not sure what is the common rule in adjusting parenthesis in equations. Let me illustrate my question by the following example \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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footnote not compiling [closed]

My problem is that I cannot compile the following equation in the footnote: $\sim10^{4} M_{\astrosun}pc^{-3} \stackrel{\sigma=60%}{<} M_{central} \stackrel{\sigma=95%}{<} \sim10^{5} ...
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Missing delimiter (. inserted). error

I'm trying to type up a fairly annoying closed form, and I don't understand why it isn't letting me typeset it. The equation is this: ...
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equation in enumerate environment to long

I have kind of a long math term in an enumerate environment. The problem is, it is too long, so it doesn't fit on the right side of the paper. Is there any opportunity to move it more to the left? As ...
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How to make a multi-line equation fit in a single column of a two-column document

I am trying to suit a formula to a two-column style document using cases in the flalign. It nearly fits if an unnecessary space would not prevent. Is their any option to remove it? ...
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Footnote after equation

Imagine I have an equation $$ x=1+3$$ \footnote{Hello World!} How can I put the number of the footnote right beside the equation? I've tried doing just $x=1+3$ \footnote{Hello World!}, but then the ...
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Huge Fraction that doesn't fit in page

I have a huge fraction that doesn't fit the page. I searched this forum and found only \begin{split}, or align*, etc but I don't think these are what I want. They split equations at signs, but in my ...
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starting and ending tags for the converted equations like $ symbol [closed]

i am using rtf2latex2e application in windows 8.1 . it is working great.but i have small problem on working with that . i am not find the starting and ending of the equation from my .net application . ...
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Aligning Multiple Columns in an Equation

I have the following equation: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation*} \begin{aligned} X & = A * A * \Big( A * A * A * A ...
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Proper format for this equation

I have this equation that is slightly too long and want to split it somehow nicely, unfortunately I am incapable of doing this right. Could anybody help me with this? \begin{align} ...
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Retrieving coordinates of every character in a formula

I'm writing a program that uses LaTeX to display formula's. The user must be allowed to click on different parts of the formula, and the program should know on which part the user clicked. Is there ...
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vertical alignment of multiline equations

I tried in many ways to vertically align these equations but I failed to get it right. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fouriernc} ...
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rtf2latex2e convert ÷ symbol to ÷ in windows

I am new to TEx and LaTex formats. i am using rtf2latex23 in window 8.1. from yesterday (11-sep-2014) only i am using this application. while converting the "RTF" file i found that The "÷" symbol is ...
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Size of { in my equations

I write some code to get the above equation. However, I would like to make the first "{" to have the same size as the last "}". Does anyone know how to do it? I am attaching my code in the following ...
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left alignment of formulas

I am going to write some equation in an appendix for my report. I just want to set my equation in this part to the left. I used the following code, but it doesn't work. \begin{flalign*} ...
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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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how can I display equations in (elsarticle)

Equations are not displayed correctly when using \documentclass[final,5p,times,twocolumn]{elsarticle} while they are correctly displayed with \documentclass[preprint,12pt,authoryear]{elsarticle} ...
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Proper command for Math equation

Everyone, I am new to LaTeX, and I tried to learn to write Math equations. I use "\usepackage(mathtools}". I got some problem with "exponentiation", "sum", "integral", ... I want it to display like ...
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Unnumbered equations: Any difference between \begin{equation*} and \[? [duplicate]

Is there a difference between defining an unnumbered equation with Option 1: \begin{equation*} ... \end{equation*} versus Option 2: \[ ... \] If there are differences, they are not apparent ...
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Defining new split environment with reduced spacing

this is my first stackexchange question so apologies for any bad etiquette. I'm writing a document in double spacing. I don't wants the gaps between the lines of a multi-line equation to be that ...
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Make some equation numbers bold

I would like to make some equation numbers (that will be defined ad hoc) bold, while others are not. I can only figure out how to make all bold or unbold, not what I am looking for. ...
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Colored mark in margin notes in the middle of the \marginparsep

It's code, thanks for @Harish Kumar, \documentclass{book} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{background}{RGB}{255,255,170} \usepackage{empheq} \newcommand*\mybox[1]{% ...
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Numbering and aligning an equation with multiple columns

I search a way to align an equation with multiple columns where the following criteria should be met: The equation tag should be in the last line The equal signs should be centered and aligned ...
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Alignment margin note with equation in pages

It's my problem, I am not writing margin note in \equation and \align. It's an error. But it's working in text. My aim, margin note with equation must be aligned. ...
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Increasing vertical space after equation in paragraph with short previous line?

The problem I'm aware that LaTeX the spacing around equations in a paragraph differs depending on how long the line of the paragraph immediately preceding the equation is. When the preceding line is ...
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equation numbering in align without parentheses [duplicate]

How can I number equation without parentheses in tags? In other word when I type: \begin{align} my formul \end{align} see in pdf: my formul .1
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Adjusting the width of a displaymath environment

I want to adjust the width of an displaymath environment whose contents (a tikzcd diagram rather than an actual equation) are too wide to fit in the margins. The obvious thing to do is to use the ...
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Turning off auto numbering on the right of equations in eqnarray

Here is my part of script. \begin{eqnarray} \Rightarrow (n+1)^2+5(n+1)+1\nonumber &=& n^2+2n+1+5n+5+1\nonumber\\ &=& (n^2+5n+1)+2n+6\nonumber\\ &=& 2k+2n+6 \cdots\text{for ...
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Arrows as subscripts

consider the following document: \documentclass{minimal} \begin{document} Hello world \begin{equation} x_{1} x_{\uparrow} \uparrow \end{equation} \end{document} The problem is that ...
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Align equations left-right [on hold]

I was trying to use flalign to align my equations from left to right, but it doesn't work. Any way it compiles the text to pdf, but it is exactly like align environment from right to left. Could you ...
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misplaced & in equation using non-ams format

the following code works with ams environment, however I am trying to use it using aip conference template found here: http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/proceeding/aipcp/info/authors and it is ...
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Is there any possibility of decreasing extra space before the equation when line nearly breaks in the following?

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} Preliminary Theorem 1.1.2. If $(\lambda_1,...,\lambda_n)$, $(\mu_1,...,\mu_n)$, and $(k_1,...,k_n)$ ...
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Align equations over multiple sections

Is there a way to make the math mode "align" work over multiple sections? Here is the code example: section*{Polynomials} Do the following polynomial devisions \begin{align} &(x^7 - x^4 - 21x^2 + ...
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Fitting unbreakable large equation on one line in a twocolumn layout

I have an equation in my document which is unbreakable and does not fit on one line using the twocolumn global option. Am I forced to shrink the text size here? And how do I go about doing it? ...
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Displaying multiple equations

I want to display multiple lines of centered equations. Each equation has multiple equalities and inequalities, so aligning is not called for. All I want is display them one line at a time, centered, ...
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Clubsuit gives Missing $ inserted \end{equation} error

I am trying to tag an equation with a card suit. My equation works fine with other labels but the suits do not work. \begin{equation} y^2 + 2 = x^3, x, y \in \mathbb{Z}. \tag{\kreuz} \end{equation} ...
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Centering \vdots in a system of modular equations

I want to centering \vdots with \equiv in a system of modular equations. And I tried to use mathrel{\makebox[\widthof{=}]{\equiv}} like this one. But XeLaTeX said ! Extra }, or forgotten $. ...
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Split numbered equation over multiple pages

I am writing long equations and each equation has to jump to a new page. I'm using \begin{equation} \begin{split} ............ \end{split} \end{equation} I've looked , but the only way I found , ...
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aligning arrows vertically and centered numbering with a text between two equations

I have been struggling with a couple of things concerning the following system of equations, this is the best I could achieve so far: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} ...
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Equation Alignment!

I am having a hard time doing this format. Does anyone know how to do this? It will be a big help if anyone does. Thank you so much. This is what I did: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Accent in equation list

I'm need to make a list of equation in my document. I found and use the modified version of Lev Bishop's code from here. Everything work until there's an accent in the equation label. I got this error ...
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How to number only labeled equations?

I'm writing all my equations with \begin{equation} ... \end{equation} so all of them are numbered but only some of them are labeled. I don't want all of them with numbers but only the labeled ...
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What is the best way to automatically replace $$ … $$ by \[ … \] in multiple files? [duplicate]

Thanks to this great site I've learned that in LaTeX one should always use \[...\] pair for equations typesetting instead of $$...$$. Unfortunately it is too late: I already have a big text with this ...
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Master label and sublabels for an equation with multiple lines?

Is it possible to label an optimization problem with a master label, as well as to label each line with a sublabel? For example, I want to label the optimization problem as (AP), but I also want to ...