{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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solving systems of linear equations on the same line

I want to make this look better. When I cancel out some of the variables it doesn't cancel out well. I don't want a line to go underneath where I have E1 + E2 and as well as the others. Some of my ...
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How to scale equation only when it is larger than linewidth?

I know that we can adjust the size of equation using: \resizebox{1\hsize}{!}{$ $} But I always have to digit that when I have a big equation. So, how to make latex percept that the equation is ...
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writing equations side by side

what I want to do is I want to solve my system on the same line. I've solve for x but I also want the part where I solve for y on the right side of the system that I just solved for. Is there a way to ...
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multiple equations on same line with \midrule not extending to both equations

Hi I want to solve a system of linear equations where you can see the cancellation and I've done that but I want to know how I can put another equation to the right of what I just solved. This is what ...
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Multline A group of equations

I have two equations. I use gather (or align) environment. one of the equations are too long and I want to multline them in that environment. How can I do it? and, How I can leftside these equations ?...
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Center over-long equations between both margins

I understand the reasoning behind the fairly narrow textwidth in a default LaTeX article. 60-80 characters per line and all that. However, I am preparing a document that features many lengthy ...
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Exporting all equations from a document as individual svg files

I'm currently a presentation based on a paper originally written in Latex. Currently, I use Kile and Ubuntu for my work. What I'm finding is that I need a large number of the equations from the ...
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codecogs like software/ IDE/ LaTeX environment ?

I have been using the website, codecogs for mathematical equations - and it is wonderful for a noob like me. However, I wish to avail of such support when I am offline, is there similar facility for ...
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Help defining a newcommand for short cut to equation

Is there anyway to define a newcommand for an environment shortcut ? This is what I have so far, but is not working as I would like to. \newcommand{\beq}{\begin{equation} \label{eq:} and \...
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Numbering equations with (B.1), (B.2)

How to create numbering in this way: (A), (B), (B.1), (B.2) etc. with \enumerate ? Thanks for any advice. (edited in from comment:) \begin{subequations} \renewcommand{\theequation}{\...
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Putting equations in \intertext to annotate a proof

I'm trying to typeset a proof with Latex. When I do proofs, I like to alternate between a line of text, to explain each step, and the resulting equation. I also like to have the equations align at the ...
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how to locate the equations to the left in “itemize” environment as shown in the picture

I want to put the equations in the itemize environment, however, the equations are centered. Do you guys know how to generated the layout shown in the picture?
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Is there any method to use an automatic word wrap in equations?

In common words, the word wrap is done automatically. But in the equations, it doesn't work. Actually, I am making some presentation material using beamer in Latex. Is there any way to make word wrap ...
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How to reset equation label after arbitrary sections?

I have a problem in equations with same label. for example: \section*{first section} \begin{equation}\label{a1} E=mc^2 \end{equation} where \eqref{a1} obtained by .... \section*{...
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Negative phantom inside equations

The following code produces a negative phantom (from the comment in this answer): \newcommand{\negphantom}[1]{\settowidth{\dimen0}{#1}\hspace*{-\dimen0}} However, when used inside an equation like ...
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Chemical equation in LaTeX

I am trying to create an equation in LaTeX using the following code. \delta{$^{66}$}Zn = \Bigg[ \frac{{($^{66}$Zn/ $^{64}$Zn)$_{sample}$}}{{( $^{66}$Zn/ $^{64}$Zn)$_{standard}$}} - 1 \Bigg] \times $...
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How to multiply a fraction

I have an equation in which inside I have a fraction. I want to put a number (3.3) that indicates multiplication. \begin{eqnarray} \phantom{0}LOD = \frac{\phantom{0}S}{N} = 0.1\phantom{0} \si{\ng/\...
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Numbers becoming symbols in equation [duplicate]

I am trying to write a simple equation: G=log(base 2) (R) but when I write this in latex: \begin{equation} \cal{G} = \log_{2}(\cal{R}) \end{equation} the number 2 becomes a symbol: Any ideas?
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Two equations in align environment with bracket in between

How can I type such an equation into a LaTeX align environment, with a bracket between the two lines of the equation?
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Combine split and align environment

The split environment allows you to give one number to two equations, as in \begin{equation} \begin{split} a&=1+2+3+4\\ b&=5+6+7+8 \end{split} \end{equation} which gives Note that the ...
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How to place braces in multiple equations

I have the following expression: \begin{equation} \begin{aligned} %C1 \sum_{i = 1}^{m}{y^{C_1}_i} &= m\beta_0^{C_1} + \beta_1^{C_1}\sum_{i = 1}^{m}{x_{i1}^{C_1}} + \cdots + \beta_q^{C_1}\sum_{i = ...
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Keep text with previous line - LaTeX equation and next sentence

What I am trying to do is probably very similar to the "Keep with next/previous" in MS Word. I have an equation and its description in two consecutive lines. I would like the two lines to shift to the ...
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Aligning labels inside cases environment

I have the following code, where I have multiple cases and all need to be labelled. I tried using subnumcases, however I wanted some freedom in labelling (the $k^{th}$ case must be labelled C.k etc), ...
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Most efficient way to convert word containing many Mathtype equations to LyX

I use LyXConverter from http://www.editorium.com/lyxconverter.htm It does not convert equations, which are displayed as "no file found", that is, empty files, in LyX. so I have to use "toggle tex" ...
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increase space between brace and equation

Using the package mathtools the output of this code \[ \begin{dcases*} l_{\epsilon} = (l_ul_d)^{1/2}\\ l_k = min(l_u,l_k) \end{dcases*} \] is the following Is there ...
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Avoid pagebreak between equation and label

I have a very long equation which barely fits into one line, but the label does not and is positioned one line below. The problem is that if the equation is at the end of a page, the label is moved to ...
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Attractive Boxed Equations

I often used \boxed{...} from the AMS math package to place a box around important equations. However, this approach often produces somewhat awkward looking output. Consider \documentclass{article} ...
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flalign is not aligning equations to the left [duplicate]

I'm trying to align my equations to the left, for this I'm using $\begin{flalign*}$, but as you see, below the matrices the equations are not being aligned, how can I fix this? This is the result I ...
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Trouble submitting paper to arXiv - labels except in equations

I submitted my tex file with figures to the Arxiv. References and figures are well referenced, but equations no. When I compile the tex file in my computer using, \begin{equation}\label{eq:1} ...
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Aligning system of equilibrium equations

I would like to align equations on the right side to this imaginary red line (to the left). Also, it would be really nice to have just one number of the equation (just like in equation environment) ...
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Undefined control sequence error

it might be a stupid question but I cannot see where the mistake is in this code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \setlength{\topmargin}{0cm} ...
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Brace in the same column

I have a problem with set of equations. To wit: I would like to set a braces in the same column, but I have no idea how to meki it. Belowe I enclose a code. \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{array}...
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How to do an equation correctly if the formula won't accept it?

I do have two formulas in my text and the only way I could make them work is in a way with a lot of escaping commands. Now the formula looks correct but whenever I try to add an equation to make it ...
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larger math fonts for R Markdown

I am looking for an "easy", i.e. not package dependent way of increasing the font size of the math equations I embed in my Rmd documents (eventually compiled by knitr). As an example: $$ \boxed{P(x=a;...
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Blank lines in an equation and some other similar function

Why blank lines between equation makes error? there are a lot of commands in latex and almost for all of them these blank lines are not important, but why in this case is important and is there any ...
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What is the meaning of $$$ in LaTex?

I want to know the meaning of the triple $ in my document. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[letterpaper]{geometry} \geometry{top=1.5cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=3cm, right=3cm} \usepackage{...
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Positioning of equation and variable explanation

I am looking for the following: The left part is a formula, middle part is text (e.g. 'for mode') and the right part is a formula again, describing a variable in the left formula. How can I fit ...
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How to Split equation in aligned environment

I have two sets of equation in aligned environment. The problem is that one of the equations (As shown in slide below) is too long to fit on a single line. I want to split this equation without ...
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How to put box around a single equation in align environment?

I want to put a box around one of my equations in aligned environment. I am looking to do something similar to Attractive Boxed Equations, but the code only caters for individual equations. Here is ...
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How to align two sets of equation separated by some text in a beamer slide?

I want to align the two set of equations on same slide. I found a similar post How to align a set of multiline equations but there the equations do not involve text as in this case Here is my MWE \...
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How to align equations with integrals and “subject to” equations

I have a long expression (maximization problem) which I force down to the next line using //. I also have two functions ("subject to") which I want to place underneath. I use & to make the ...
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Format Equation: Add information left of the equation number

I want to write an equation and put some additional information in the equation but left of the equation number, thus \tag{} does not work. Furthermore, I would like to have the description flushed ...
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What kind of images does Latex generate? [closed]

Suppose I view a Wikipedia page that has math formulas on it. They use Latex, with the "math" tag in angle-brackets. The next step is to send it to my Kindle (Amazon provides users of Chrome with an ...
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List of equations including the ones inside eqnarray

I am able to write my list of equations with the following commands: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \newcommand{\listequationsname}{...
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How to keep some equal signs aligned in flushed right equations

\begin{align*} 2\sin2\theta+1=0\\ \sin2\theta=-\dfrac{1}{2}\\ \alpha&=\sin^{-1}\left(\dfrac{1}{2}\right)\\ &=\dfrac{\pi}{6}\\ 2\theta=\pi+\alpha,2\pi-\alpha,3\pi+\alpha,4\...
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Equations not working in beamer

I'm trying to include equations into my beamer presentation, however every time i do it says that it has exited with errors. I have tried using \begin{equation} and \end{equation} and have also ...
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How can I put a value to the right of a chemical equation? [duplicate]

I am trying to figure out how to put a value (e.g. ∆H>0 or E_cell=1.10 V) to the right of a chemical equation. For example \ce{Cu ^{2+}(aq) + Zn(s) -> Cu(s) + Zn^{2+} (aq) E_{cell}^\standardstate ...
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multi line equation with cases

I want to write the above equation I tried \begin{align} d(0,0) &= e(0,0) \\ d(0,j) &= e(0,j) + d(0,j-1) \text{$j = 1,2,..., N_\tau -1$}\\ d(i,0) &= e(i,0) \text{$...
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Mesh arrow following the circuit. How? Bad minipage placement. How to fix?

I don't know ii there a similar question (I didn't found anything). If so, please forgive me. Also sorry my incorrect english. To the question. Here is my code: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[...
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How to redefine \eqref output, keeping numbering but changing text and brackets?

I am looking for a macro to redefine \eqref{} output. Resulting in: (equation: 1.1) Thank you.