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Writing neat equation parameter definitions with \singlespacing vs \doublespacing text

This question is based off the answer for the How to write a perfect equation parameters description? question: I would like to have the parameters defined using \singlespacing as I am currently ...
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How to write a perfect equation parameters description?

A symbols or parameters description is shown below, however, the = and the details of parameter are not aligned. I want to make a parameters list for a equation like this, in which symbols, = and ...
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Redefine optional argument of \item in enumitem

I am using the enumitem package, and I would like to redefine the optional argument of the \item command. By default, the optional argument accepts text to replace the default label. I never ...
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Bullet points do not appear (in \itemize environment with Hebrew font David CLM)

I am writing Hebrew using the David CLM font (from Culmus). Using this font there are no bullet points in \itemize environments. I do not understand why. It works as it is supposed to work with other ...
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Fixing wrong indentation in nested lists

I need to write an enumerate list nested inside a description list, like in the following example: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \title{} \date{} \begin{document} ...
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Adding an environment to LyX for dividing a proof into steps

My question is basically a combination of the questions Is it possible to use the enumerate/itemize environment within the proof/remark environment in a nice way? and Create new paragraph style in ...
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How to mimic Turing Machine description in Sipser textbook

Introduction to the Theory of Computation by Sipser is one of the standard textbooks on theory of computation. To describe a Turing machine (TM) in high level, this book uses a variant of enumeration ...
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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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Center and box itemize list with formulas

I'm trying to center and box the formulas under the subsection Properties of Definite Integrals; however, the box is not wrapping to just the formulas it's extending to the right a bit and I can't get ...
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How to put four lists on a page, each taking one quarter of the page?

I am trying to add a SWOT analysis to my document and would like to have it set out in a 2x2 grid, where each grid space takes up 1/4 of the page regardless of the content. Is this possible with ...
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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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enumerated labels in description list

I need to achieve similar effect like in this question: enumerate custom label However I would rather use description list with enumerated labels. Like I would write: \begin{description} ...
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List of numbered pieces of text

To number short pieces of text throughout my report I used: \newtheorem{SampleEnv}{}[section] How do I generate a list of all the numbered pieces of text?
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Trying to Change LaTeX Template's Bullet Points

I am creating a resume using a template I found online. I am nearly done, however I want to bring the bullet points closer together! There are two files in my project.. cv_4.tex and resume.cls. The ...
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ConTeXt: How do I get multi-level descriptions? The contextgarden example does not work

The following contextgarden example from http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Description to produce a two-level description using ConTeXt doesn't work for me. The resulting pdf is as if all four items form ...
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Labels in the left margin

I would like to produce a text with labels in the left margin, like a reference list. Labels may have different lengths. One way to do this is to define a negative \parindent, as follows: ...
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Marking hard exercises in a book with enumitem

In a book, I'd like to mark hard or difficult sections and exercises with superscript \star s. I can do this for sections as shown below using macros for \hard, \very hard inside \section{}. I'm ...
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fancyvrb + listings inside a list

I'm trying to put Verbatim environment from fancyvrb package, with activated interface to listings package, inside enumerate environment. When Verbatim environment is first element in \item, item's ...
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Can I use multienum and enumitem together?

I'd like to use some of the features available with the enumitem package with the multienumerate environments used by the multienum package. Is there a way to do this? I'm looking to use the series ...
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Show at the end of a document an answer key based on a specific environment

I'm making a list of math exercises for my students. Here's an example of the environment I use to create it: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to list items like this: (i), (ii), (iii) etc?

If you have mathematic theorems that have more than one conclusion how do you list them this way: (i) First conclusion here (ii) Second conclusion here (iii) Third conclusion here ...
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Multiple Altconditions within LaTeX Document

The question refers to this solution and trying to modify the code to support multiple altconditions in my document. The problem is to allow two sets of alternative conditions within the same ...
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Resuming a list

I'd like to be able to resume an enumerated list, continuing the old numbering, after some intervening text which should not be formatted like a list item. Is there a nice way to do this? In ...
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What are the style parameters for nested lists?

I am working in memoir class and would like to customize some nested lists. But I do not know all the style parameters, in particular, the lengths. How can I list them? This is a generic question, but ...
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How to obtain “tight” lists with nonzero parskip in memoir

This: \documentclass{memoir} \nonzeroparskip \tightlists % \usepackage{enumitem} % \setlist{nosep} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Ut purus elit, ...
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List independent of surrounding list

I want that a list that is inside a list ignores that it is the second level of depth: \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item A ...
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Some text or symbol after \item element

I want add some text after of each element \item. For example, I defined a new command \newcommand{\qitem}{\item?} %For the list of questions \begin{enumerate} \qitem Some question \end{enumerate} ...
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Inline enumerated lists mod 2

Consider the MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[inline]{enumitem} \newcommand{\foo}{Very long text to fill some lines} \usepackage{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate*} \item \foo\ \foo ...
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Code for generating an enumerated list to the right of a large curly brace

Which is the code to programm this text ordering? Thank you so much
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Aligning right parenthesis vertically in a multiple-choice test

I am making a test. Some of the problems have choices, and the choices are mathematical expressions. I have included the code for the first two problems; 1.) has six choices, and 2.) has eight ...
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right-alignment with enumitem

I have the following list with the enumitem package, \begin{flushright} \begin{description}[font=\color{black},before=\color{blue},nosep] \item[Item:] some text some text some text \item[Another ...
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list merging with text-columns and fixed space before-and-after

I have 250 number of lists and using enumitem and shortlst packages. I have required all the list should align in the leftside and all the item spacing before-and-after should be fixed 5 points. I ...
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Indenting in enumerate (TeX/LaTeX)

I'm making a numbered list with the enumerate environment. Through the enumitem package I've changed the label to [label=Caso \arabic*)]. I have set itemindent to 10.5pt to align the label start with ...
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Second Beamer columns starts list lower (no overlays) [closed]

I'm trying to put two lists side-by-side in Beamer columns, but the list items are offset. For some reason, in the second column, the list starts a bit further down. I've tried all sorts of widths ...
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How to define a list environment which has two label: one is as usual and another lay into the margin?

How to define a list environment which has two counter label: one is as usual and another lay into the margin? Like this: L margin R margin | ...
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Indent text as desired

I would like to indent the text as follows: I tried, but couldn't find agood solution to this. Any help would be appreciable...
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Make notes next to a piece of text (not margin notes) I'm not sure what they're called (image included)

EDIT - I'm not sure what these are called but how would one go about doing something like this in LaTeX : Cheers EDIT #1 This partially works - not very well though \documentclass{book} ...
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Text Alignement under specific items

I want to align my text under the symbol ":" or another, for example I want something like that : First thing : Blablablabla ... Blablabla Second : blablablabla blabla ...
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How do I generate a check-list?

Similar to the itemize or description environments I would like to have a check-list environment, with neat boxes on the right side, that I may check or uncheck. I guess I'm not the first having this ...
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How to change the list structure indentation?

In the example below, the item "Long item text" will be wrapped to the next line if it exceeds the width. But this continued second line is further indented to the same extent as "Item description" ...
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Enumitem: Indented list where new paragraphs are not indented

I want to create an indented list where new (non-itemized) paragraphs inside the list are not indented at all (that is, they are aligned with the left margin of the main text. See image below). I am ...
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Beamer overprint environment altering vertical spacing of items

I have a frame with an itemize environment where each \item contains an equation. Some of the equations will change, however, so I wrapped them in an overprint environment, so that one equation ...
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Defining a new list with enumitem that uses ref from surrounding environment

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} \theoremstyle{plain} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \begin{document} \begin{theorem}[Great ...
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Caption shifted left with `\captionof` in a list environment

I use the \captionof command from the caption package within a list environment. I would expect the caption to be centered with respect to the page, or to move right because of the indentation of the ...
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Custom environment for second-level items not vertically aligning properly

While writing a document with lots of enumerate environments, I wanted to add a little subset, 1. So the item is here — and the inset is here Which I did pretty easily. However, when I ...
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Adding code at the end of each list item

My question is actually a generalization of this scenario: I'm using the xhfill package to fill the last line corresponding to each item in a given list (set through the enumitem package) with a ...
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How to have an itemize inside a tabularx

I am trying to have an itemize inside one of the columns in a tabularx, but when trying to compile this code: \begin{table} ...
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Beamer, description, and space for labels

When using \begin{description}[abc] \item[ab] Some description \item[abc] Some description \item[abcd] Some description \end{description} Space of length "abc" is reserved for labels. ...
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Nested List with Counters and Flush-Left Labels

Presently, I accomplish this with a combination of three user-defined lists. Two of these (examlist for single-digit labels, and exxamlist for double-digit labels) control the top-level items. The ...
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Conflict between gb4e and standalone

Using an \exe environment in a document with the class ‘standalone’ is problematic for me. Here’s a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{gb4e} \begin{document} \begin{exe} \ex ...