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Strikethrough text

I am writing an article in LaTeX 2e. Part of the article describes the Sieve of Eratosthenes, and I want to show examples of how multiples of a prime are removed from the sieve by showing them in a ...
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How to make number triangles

I wish to do in LaTeX what I did in mathjax here in a very lousy way: $$A$$ $$B \qquad B$$ $$R \qquad R \qquad R $$ $$A\qquad A \qquad A \qquad A $$ $$C\qquad C\qquad C\qquad C\qquad C$$ $$A\qquad A ...
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Title running off the page!

I haven't had this problem before so I'm not quite sure what's happening, but my title is running off to the right side of the page. This is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{assymb} ...
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Underline at the same level

I want to underline alpha's and beta's, but at the same level. I mean, I don't want but . Maybe there is already a command that make it but I couldn't find it. The second image was obtained with the ...
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Crossing out sentences

I had to cross out a sentence and I did it the following way, which is kinda sloppy. $ ...
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How can I underline a single word with LaTeX?

Given a simple paragraph, how do I underline a word in that paragraph? (Note: I post this here because it wasn't really obvious using google or this site and my TexNicCenter is somehow missing this ...
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Url with fragments in bold

I need to write document containing a lot of URLs but some fragments of these URLs have to be in bold. How can I accomplished this? For urls I use \nolinkurl but I can't use \bf in it.
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TeXlipse hotkeys for bold, italic, underlined

Are there any hotkeys to make a text bold or italic in TeXlipse plug-in? It is tiresome to type \textbf{} and \textit{} each time I need to emphasize some word. Most of other TeX-editors support ...
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Why does underlined text not get wrapped once it hits the end of a line ?

Sometimes I want to underline some text, and it extends past the end of a line. Why does \underline{} not automatically wrap my text for me ? Also, how can I underline text so that it will still ...
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Put a slash through a word

I would like to write a word with a slash through it, using LaTeX (in text, not in math mode). That is, I want a line from the lower-left corner of the word through the upper-right. Is there a nice ...