{theorems} are environments which are commonly numbered. They are extensively used in math texts. Examples of such environments are theorems, corollaries, lemmas, propositions, remarks and definitions. Popular packages are {amsthm}, {ntheorem}, and {thmtools}. Covers discussion on proofs too.

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Name referencing for arbitrary text?

In my TeX file I have a something like this: \newcommand{\head}[2]{ \textbf{#1 \imp:} \textit{#2}\\ } \newcommand{\definition}[1]{ \head{Definition}{#1} } \newcommand{\lemma}[1]{ \head{Lemma}{#1} } ...
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Controlling numbering of theorems in Beamer

I have a theorem that is too long for one frame. As \allowframebreaks does not work within the \theorem environment, I am trying to find a workaround. I can simply end the theorem environment on one ...
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Listings environment within another environment

\newtheorem{alg}{Algorithm}[subsection] \begin{alg}\label{alg:1} \begin{lstlisting}[frame = single, breaklines = true, numbers = left] test code \end{lstlisting} \end{alg} How can I prevent the ...
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Repeat a Theorem [duplicate]

For my thesis I have to repeat my theorems, not just the number but the exact wording of the Theorems. I found the question How to repeat the content of a quote (e.g. introduction+conclusion) without ...
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Two math sections of the same type in a row?

Whenever I try to create two sections of the same type in a row LyX unites them as if they were one. I write a definition, press ENTER for a new line, and then want to write another definition on that ...
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How to combine thmmarks with addtag for \[\]?

I have the problem, that I have quite a few equations in my text. As I am oftenly unsure if I will need them later as a reference, I searched for a way to avoid exchanging \[...\] with and equation ...
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Changing theorem number systems mid document

I have a numbering system setup for most of my document using: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] \newtheorem{lemma}[theorem]{Lemma} \newtheorem{corollary}[theorem]{Corollary} Which produces ...
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How to change the font size of all theorem environments?

I have several theorem environments: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \newtheorem{definition}{Definition} \newtheorem{proposition}{Proposition} etc. and I want to change them so that they all use ...
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How to create an unnumbered theorem?

I'm looking for a way to create a new theorem without numbering. I found Theorem without numbering and tried the accepted answer, but I get the error "Command * already defined". This is the code I'm ...
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How to cross-reference theorems with “Theorem”?

I use \begin{lemma} \label{aaa} ... \end{lemma} \begin{theorem} \label{bbb} ... \end{theorem} and many other similar kinds in the same document. When I cross-reference those lemmas and theorems ...
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achieve a theorem like construct without newtheorem

I am trying to achieve a theorem like representation in my beamer presentation as shown. Currently I am defining a newtheorem env for each such construct in preamble, and then using that, as: %in ...
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Theoremstyle with line break but non italic text

I use the theorems (from the amsthm-package) to specify definitions, examples and so on.. I want them to do two things: 1) line break after the label 2) non italic text within the theorem! I ...
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Number of newtheorem overlaps with newtheorem in the Appendix

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \renewcommand{\proofname}{\textbf{Beweis}} \newtheorem{Satz}{Satz}[section] \newtheorem{code}[Satz]{MATLAB-Code} \begin{document} ...
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Can we remove the ( ) bracket from Theorem 1.2.1 ( [7])

Can we remove the ( ) bracket from the environment like Theorem 1.2.1 ( [7]).
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Cleveref and named theorems

Is it possible with Cleverref to reference not only the number of an environment but the "name" (the thing that is passed to it in square brackets? In the following example I want to replace the line ...
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Why is newtcbtheorem not working while tcbmaketheorem does? [closed]

EDIT: It was simply a matter of outdated package versions. On a mac there are those useful commands sudo tlmgr update –self and after that sudo tlmgr update –all. The following throws the error ...
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How to get cleveref to treat separate theorem-types as one?

Introduction I'm using a somewhat complex theorem-environment setup which, perhaps, is finally getting me into trouble. I use memoir, cleveref and ntheorem. There is a global thmcounter that all ...
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Indicator at end of theorem

I'm writing a text with some very long theorem-environments in it and I find the italicised theorems visually not pleasing when they are rather longish. So I'm using the definition theorem style most ...
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\begin{problem} analogue to \begin{proof}

I recently learned about \begin{proof} ... \end{proof}, which is a good environment to work in. My question is whether there exists a similar environment to state a problem, or whether I can write ...
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Pushing \qed to the right within a displayed formula

In my own custom theorem environment, I'm using the \qed command to create a white box. This works wonderfully when the theorem ends with a regular paragraph -- the box is pushed to the right where it ...
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How to have indented text in ntheorem environment without a newline at the beginning?

I would like to have an indented paragraph inside a ntheorem environment where the first line is not indented. Using the quote-environment inside ntheorem lets the paragraph start with an ugly ...
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Italicizing of amsthm package

I'm using the amsthm package, and I noticed that a remark is automatically italicized, while a theorem and a proposition are not. What other keywords have their content automatically italicized by ...
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End of theorem marker placement

I have a question about marker placement after theorems. I am using a style file provided by Oxford University Press, which I am not used to. It is available here: ...
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Consecutive number of theorems, propositions, etc

I'm using \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \newtheorem{proposition}{Proposition} The numberings of Theorem and Proposition are not consecutive (I get Theorem 1 followed by ...
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How can I change the typeface used in my theorem environments

I know I can change the properties of theorem environments (using \newtheoremstyle, as shown below), but how can I change the font type from Computer Modern to Times New Roman? That change should be ...
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Can I disable italics in the body text of a theorem without amsthm/ntheorem?

I'm submitting a paper and am required to use a provided document class which defines its own theorem environments, so I can't use packages like amsthm or ntheorem. The class doesn't define a ...
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How to set the bold font of the keyword Definition using IEEEtran without introducing package ntheorem?

I am writing a paper with the recommended template IEEEtran.sty. IEEEtran has its own theorem environment such as definitions, theorems, axioms, corollaries, lemmas, and so on. I want to set the bold ...
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Theorem-like definition, without using upshape each time

How can I have theorems and lemmas stated in the default italic font, but definitions and examples in upright font, without having to type the \upshape command within each definition and example? I ...
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Footnote doesn't appear when put into a “definition” environment

When I try to put a footnote into a definition environment (or theorem, etc.) it fails, whereas it works well in plain text... How can I fix it? (N.B. I use thmbox, I don't know if this have an ...
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reset theorem counter after every subsection and print just #subsection

I have declared \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem} \numberwithin{thm}{subsection}. This numbers every theorem in this format [chapter].[section].[subsection].[numberofthm]. Is it possible to have the counter ...
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A theoremstyle with complete indentation using amsthm

I want to define a theoremstyle using amsthm, such that the complete environments content produced by \newtheorem with this style are indented. The following standalone example uses an adapted ...
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loading mps to pdf converter latex

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt,english,openright]{book} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[centertags]{amsmath} ...
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Adding text to a different part of the document

I'm writing a LaTeX document at the moment which has problems (which are created in a {theorem} environment) for the reader in it. I'd like to put solutions to those problems in the end of the ...
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How to write sub lemmas

I want to code like that, Lemma 1. I will marry if, Case (i) I found a soul mate Case (ii) never married How would I code this in LaTeX, I have used \newtheorem{lemma}{Lemma} but I dont know how ...
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Recalling a theorem

Suppose I have some theorem in the paper Section 1 Theorem 1.1. Let ... And then later in the paper I want to recall the theorem by reprinting it Section 4 We recall Theorem 1.1: ...
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Theorem numbering style: How to make number appear before name?

I am currently writing an essay for a class in Functional analysis I'm taking. Now in one of the theorems I have it appears as : How can I make it so that the number one comes before ...
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Numeration of equations starting from 1 in each section

I have two issues: I want to change the numeration in section, now I have: but I would like to have: 10 Charakteryzacje zmiennej losowej Definition Theorem It means that the ...
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Numbering theorems with page numbers

I want to number theorems by (page number).(sequential in the page). So in page 6 I would have Thm 6.1 AAAAAABBBVVV Thm 6.2 BBBGGSDFASFASF Thm 6.3 AXASDFASDF and then in page 7 it ...
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Is it possible to make the body text in a proof environment a bold red instead of black?

Is it possible (using ntheorem) to change the default text colour of the proof environment (of course black) to a boldface red? I am typesetting an Analysis book, and a friend and I are looking [for ...
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How to place all proofs automatically in appendix?

Can I place all proofs to theorems in appendix automatically? Usually proofs are written in the LaTeX codes immediately after the theorems. Without physically moving proofs to appendix, how can I ...
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Tables inside of ntheorem environment

Very short question: How to put table inside of the ntheorem environment? Simple first try \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{ntheorem} ...
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Back to the line after Remark and theorem

I write the following code: \newtheoremstyle{examplestyle}{10mm}{10mm}{\slshape}{2pt}{\bfseries}{\newline}{10mm}{} \theoremstyle{examplestyle} to be able to get theorems look like this ...
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How can I create a “Proof of Theorem x.xx” header for a proof environment?

In many papers in mathematics, the author states a theorem in somewhere and adds some explanations and perhaps some lemmas and later starts the proof with a phrase like "Proof of Theorem x.xx" (x's ...
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How to dynamically number theorems?

I am writing an introduction. I want to reference theorems and so on which come later. I want to do something like the following. \newtheorem*{thmcustom}[1]{Theorem #1} Then \begin{thmcustom}[3.2.1] ...
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How to wrap text around theorem box?

I'm using the thmtools to create theorem boxes. \usepackage{thmtools} \usepackage[unq]{unique} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames,svgnames,table]{xcolor} \usepackage{wrapfig} \usepackage{float} ...
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Reduce the gap between \begin{theorem} and [name]

How can we reduce the gap between the number of a theorem and the name of it, for example if we use \begin{theorem}[Zorn's Lemma] we have Theorem 0.1 (Zorn's Lemma). But my goal is to reduce the ...
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Use lemmas without numbering, without separate thing in preamble for each lemma

My apologies if this question is answered elsewhere; I searched for it with no success. I want to use lemmas in my paper, but I want to do it the dummy way: instead of inserting a different thing in ...
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Why doesn't this code combining \foreach with \newtheorem work?

Here is an example document. \documentclass[a4paper]{amsart} \usepackage{tikz} \theoremstyle{definition} \newtheorem{baseTheorem}{Base Theorem}[section] \foreach \x in ...
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Is there a way to translate the names of theorems and definitions in other languages, without defining new ones?

Is there a way to translate the names of theorems and definitions in other languages, without defining new ones? For instance, if I use \usepackage[romanian]{babel} the word Proof is replaced by ...
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ntheorem Box over multiple pages with continued hint?

When my ntheorem Box spans multiple pages, I want it to have a hint on each page, that it is a continuation. How can this be done? Below is some sample code, spanning a box over two pages, which is ...