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Listing items with specific alignment

How do I do list items so that the number is adjacent to the first item? For example: 1. a. Eggs b. Feathers 2 a. Mention two... b. How can we... c. List three... With good spacing and ...
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Customizing subequations numbering in itemized list

This is a follow-up on the question subequation numbering in itemized list. \documentclass[10pt]{article} % for fancy math \usepackage{amsmath} % rank operator \DeclareMathOperator*{\rank}{rank} % ...
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How to numbering subs in a definition nicely?

The code what I've got: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \begin{document} \textbf{Definition 1.1} The definition contains following contents: \begin{enumerate} \item The first ...
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Lower-case roman numerals in enumerate with Spanish babel

I want to use lower-case roman numerals in a list, and I used: %Redefine the first level \renewcommand{\theenumi}{\Roman{enumi})} \renewcommand{\labelenumi}{\theenumi} %Redefine the second level ...
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Marking the items in an “enumerate” list

I am using LaTeX and enumitem. In a list of the kind of \begin{enumerate}[noitemsep,label=(\arabic*)]... \end{enumerate} instead of having items numbered (1), (2), (3), ..., or another of the ...
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Controlling Enumerate Nesting Level

How can I control what nesting level enumerate starts at? I often want to have the first level of my list use (a),(b),(c),... the second level use i.,ii.,iii., ... Currently I manually set the label ...
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subequation numbering in itemized list

This is what I generated for a set of equivalent definitions of positive semi-definiteness. \documentclass[10pt]{article} % for fancy math \usepackage{amsmath} % rank operator ...
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How to change enumerate item from 1. to (1)? [duplicate]

I would like to force latex enumerate environment to output (1), (2),... in place of 1., 2. that he gives by default. How could I do this ? I don't need to do it in my whole document but in some ...
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How do I use \item without formatting the text

I want to write an exercises book for math and I don't know how to use automat numbering within the text (for example Subject 3 text, on another page Subject 4 text) without changing the formatting of ...
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enumerate tag using the alphabet instead of numbers [duplicate]

The default behaviour for the \begin{enumerate}tag is to sequentially list the items given by \item over the numbers {1, 2, 3, 4, ...}. Is it possible to change this to the alphabet {a, b, c, d, ...
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Exercise enumeration

In order to make it easier to write hand-in assigments, I want to create two environments Subexc and subexc, where I can write the entire exercise down before starting. Subexc is supposed to be run ...
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equation, equation number and itemize bullet all on the same line

I think the following sample says it all. I need to get the item bullet in the right place on the same line as the equation, and have this followed by an normal equation number. Someone asked the ...
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Numbers in Nested list

I want to be able to use number in my nested list, but its changing to alpha like in this picture. I would like to appear as 1 then 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 instead of a,b,c. Any help?
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Need help with a cases structure inside an enumerated list

I need to type an enumerated list (for a math document) that contains several lines for which I need to have said lines have a curly brace at the end with a text description for them. The best I can ...
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Theorem with separate tikz environments for header and body

My initial question: I'm writing my lecture notes in LaTeX and used some customized theorem environments with amsthm so far. Now I wanted to redesign those theorems with help of tikzpicture. That's ...
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How to create multicolumns list environment with the package 'enumerate'?

Let us consider The following example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Which of the following numbers is the largest ?\\ ...
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Numbering of Questions in Different Way

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{center} Exercise-1 \end{center} \begin{enumerate} \item 1st question. \item 2nd question. \begin{enumerate} \item sub numbering of 2nd ...
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How to skip an \item in sub-enumerate level

I would like to skip an \item in a sub-enumerate level. More specifically, I want the output to look something like: 1. a) b) e) f) etc. 2. However, when I use ...
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Automatic numbering of nested environments / items

I would like to have an environment, let's call it nested, which produces output like Case 1: top level item 1 Case 2: top level item 2 Case 2.1: nested item 1 Case 2.2: nested item 2 Case 2.2.1: ...
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How to let enumeration start at (0) automatically?

As we know the enumeration usually begin at (1), then followed by (2), (3),... My question: How to start at (0)? I know \item[(0)] will work, but how do I do this automatically? That is, make it as a ...
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Enumerate inside a theorem environment

I use the enumitem package: \usepackage[shortlabels]{enumitem} And I put some numeration like this in a theorem environment with \theoremstyle{plain}: \begin{prop} We have ...
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Enumerate and numbering

We are using the enumerate in the following form \begin{enumerate}[leftmargin=*,label=\bfseries${\textbf{{C}}}_\arabic*$.] \item \end{enumerate} Which produces out-put as C_1, C_2, ... But we ...
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Splitting examples in gb4e

I would like to split examples in the \usepackage{gb4e} to get explanatory remarks as close to the explained item as possible. Usually, my typeset examples are looking like this: (1) blabla (2) a. ...
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Enumerate with a range of numbers in an item's label

I am preparing an outline of lectures for a course. Some topics will take more than one lecture. I want to create an enumerate environment that reflects this. I want to end up with something like ...
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1answer
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List item text alignment

I have nested enumeration with a long labels. As a result, the text in items becomes very shifted to the right. I want that this text in items won't be moved at all (the same horizontal offset as the ...
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Description numbering

I have an article document. In this document I have sections and subsections. In a subsection there are nested 'description' lists. I want that items of this description have numbers which use the ...
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1answer
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No symbols inside a multilevel numbered list in Lyx [closed]

I have some numbered lists in Lyx with 4 levels of indentation. On the first level there are numbers (1,2,3,....), on the second small letters ( (a),(b),(c),...), then Roman numbers (i, ii, iii,...) ...
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Nested enumeration numbering

I write homework assignments in LaTex and the assignments are always divided into subparts (i.e. Problem 1 is divided into 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, ...). Currently what I do is I have nested enumerations, but ...
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Problem with using the list command with cross-referencing

I am facing a problem with the use of list command. I need to generate lists with specific numbering systems and then cross-reference them in different parts. By using the list command I am able to ...
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votes
1answer
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How to create numbered examples potentially with letter suffixes, e.g. using enumitem?

I have a weird numbering problem in a manuscript that uses sequentially numbered text examples. When an example demonstrates something which is e.g. wrong and later to be corrected they have suffixes ...
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Customising counter within enumerate-list

Please consider the following code. I would like to use the enumerate-environment to generate a list, which (for better understanding) I built with the tabular-environment. I would like to have the ...
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Numbered, hanging paragraph without list environment

I often quote text (legal sources). Normally I use the quoting-package and csquotes (block quote). Often, the quotation contains some lists, and often with a non-standard numbering (f. ex. ยง 4-1(a)), ...
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votes
1answer
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Numbering for a theorem and enumerated list within that theorem

I have the following amsthm environment defined \newtheorem{cslist}{Comparative Static Hypothesis} In instances of cslist, I would like to have an enumerated list like this. ...
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An enumerate environment in which the label is omitted when item number is just one and displayed as usual when item number is more than one

How to define an enumerate environment in which the label is omitted when item number is just one and displayed as usual when item number is more than one?
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How to use chngcntr with an enumitem newlist with resume?

With the following M(ish)WE, I expected the numbering of my examples list to be reset at the opening of the second chapter, but it is not. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{chngcntr} ...
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Something like \enumerate, but with custom numbers at each \item

I'm doing homework from a particular book, and each question is numbered after the page number and the question number. For example 52.2, 52.9, 53.13, etc. (Note that they are not sequential.) How do ...
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How do you align \@hangfrom paragraphs?

I'm trying to write up an interview with numbered questions to look something like this: Q1. What is your name? A. My name is Sir Lancelot of Camelot. Q2. What is your quest? A. To seek ...
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Automatically number a description list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enumerated description list I would basically like to produce some kind of combination of an enumerate and a description environment. Manually \begin{description} ...
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Outline of style I. A. i. a. 1. …

Is there an easy way to create an outline of this form? I. Header [tab]A. Subheader [tab][tab]i. Item [tab][tab][tab]a. Subitem I found an outlines package that let me specify levels with \1, \2, ...
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How to enumerate equations?

I want to enumerate equations in the following way: An equation is in the same line as the bullet sign. All equations are align to the left. The number of an equation is align to the right. Any ...
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How do I change the `enumerate` list format to use letters instead of the default Arabic numerals?

I've seen documentation whereby an \alph command is put around the \begin{enumerate} somewhere, but I'm not entirely sure how that operates...
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Include section number in list number

As a follow-up to this question, I'd like to know if it is possible to automatically include the current section number, including all nesting levels, in the list number. How do I accomplish this? ...
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1answer
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Infinite-depth list

I want to create a command set that allows me to do something like \nestedlist{ \listitem An item \sublist{ \listitem A sub item \listitem Another sub item } } and get An item 1.1 A ...
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How can I make an enumerate list start at something other than 1?

Sometimes, I want to have enumerate lists in LaTeX start at other than the first value (1, a, i, etc.) How can I make an enumerate list start at an arbitrary value?