{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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Background colors with mdframed: is this behavior normal?

Introduction With the help of this answer, I tried to define a semi-transparent background for a theorem-like environment. Here is my solution: \documentclass{article} ...
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Enumerate: make labels and items aligned left within a theorem

Just what the title says: I want to make an enumerate list in which both the labels and items are aligned to the left. I can currently only get one or the other. Minimal working example: ...
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Center labels in enumerate within a theorem

Here is a minimal working example, based on this answer: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{enumitem} \SetLabelAlign{Center}{\hfil#1\hfil} ...
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Theorem numbering: use dash instead of period

In the following code, my theorem head looks like this: 1.1 Theorem I want it to look like this: 1-1 Theorem MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheoremstyle{theorem} {1em} % ...
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End mark for unnumbered and continued examples

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{hyperref} \theoremstyle{plain} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] \theoremstyle{definition} ...
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amsthm with shared counters messes up autoref references

When I define amsthm theorem environments with shared counters, autoref messes up the names of the references. For example, in the output below, we should have "Definition 2" instead of "Theorem 2". ...
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beamer: \nameref calls the name of the section instead of the name of the theorem environment

In my LaTeX documents, I am playing with a lot of axioms which I write under a theorem environment, while using the following math packages: \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Getting Examples to look like Theorems/Lemmas/Corollaries

How do you get a latex document to present example in the same bold type face as you can for theorems/lemma/corollaries?
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How to get correct autoref for theorems

I have some own theorem environments. And my theorems are numbered like the chapter. Now I would like to use autoref with that. But it does not work like it is described here ...
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Theorem style like (1.1 Theorem) and custom theorems like (1.2 Intermadiate Value Theorem)

I'm searching for a theorem style like that the one that is used in this book: Elementary Analysis by Ross I've got already most things working, except that I want to get a custom theorem like this: ...
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Customizing theorem name

Suppose I have a series of theorems that I would like displayed as Jim's Theorem. Bob's Theorem. Will's Theorem. rather than as “Theorem (Jim).”, “Theorem (Bob).”, and “Theorem ...
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Citing inside theorem header

How do I create something like this without getting any errors? \begin{thm}[\cite[page 10]{ABC2011}] ... \end{thm} I tried putting various things into {...} brackets, but not eliminating any ...
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pagebreak and amsmath theorem environment issue

In the example below, you'll notice that when a \pagebreak is used right after the theorem, an unwanted vertical blank space is added after the theorem environment while it should not. ...
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How can I apply a custom-defined theorem environment to nested theorems *only*?

In a previous thread, I asked about the possibility of defining a custom theorem environment whose QED symbol would be a boxed version of the theorem's name/number/label. There, I was graciously ...
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How do I use the boxed theorem name as a QED symbol

I'm wondering if there's a relatively simple way to achieve a result similar to the following: In particular, I'd like to be able to assign names and/or numbers to theorems/lemmas/propositions and ...
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How to reset counter for un-numbered subsections?

\documentclass{amsart} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] \begin{document} \subsection*{1} \begin{theorem} blah is blah \end{theorem} \begin{theorem} bloo is bloo \end{theorem} ...
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How to rename theorem (or lemma) in Beamer to another language?

I'm Malay user. I want to rename the theorem tag in Beamer. Does anyone know how to do it? When the document class is article or book, I can simply modify the preamble as follows: ...
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How do I make all the theorem-alike environments have an ending symbol?

I have a question about making an ending symbol. It is a LaTex-default that every proof environment has an ending symbol. I want to make every theorem-alike environment such as the example ...
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Beamer newtheorem translation

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \uselanguage{Spanish} \languagepath{Spanish} ...
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How to use \theorem?

I don't know why this doesn't work: I'm a beginner in LaTeX and I'm trying a lot to understand this. The code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Including a Theorem in a section heading

Within my thesis I am attempting to number the studies listed throughout. I have used a custom theorem style for this: \newtheorem{study}{Study} First Issue I then want to use this within my ...
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Footnote marker placement in heading of theorem/definition/etc.

I have a definition, and a footnote which refers to the whole definition.  So I’d ideally like an output looking something like: Definition 1.53.   A footnote is a small aside, usually ...
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complaints of glue length “mu”; amsart; list of definitions

So I have the following MWE: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{etoolbox} % Modifications to amsart ToC-related macros... \makeatletter \let\old@tocline\@tocline \let\section@tocline\@tocline % ...
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how to use several style for boxed theorem and remark with mdframed?

I have modified this code Issue with mdframed package in order to satisfy my taste: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{memoir} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} ...
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Latex stops referencing theorem environment

I'm resuming a project after some weeks. Now, when I reference some theorem, the result are that bored question marks (??). For theorems that already exists, refence to that works well, but ...
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Line thickness `thmbox`?

I'm using the MWE below to create a color box for my theorems. The box consists of two parts: the horizontal line on top and the rest. I want to be able to adjust the thickness of these two parts ...
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Number in newtheoremstyle is not italic

I defined and used a new theormestyle using amsmath package: \newtheoremstyle{standard} {\topsep} % ABOVESPACE {\topsep} % BELOWSPACE {\normalfont} % BODYFONT % \itshape {0pt} ...
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Subsection label appearing within text

I have a document in "book" format (strictly speaking, in an environment defined by the book publisher I am using, the details of which are way beyond my comprehension), and I very much want to have ...
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How to see dependencies between theorems [duplicate]

I have a paper that uses \label for naming theorems, propositions and etc. We say that a theorem, proposition and etc X depends on the theorem, proposition and etc Y if Y is mentioned in the closest ...
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QED sign does not always occur with package ntheorem

I want to construct some theorem-type of environment by using package ntheorem. I have edited the following source codes: \documentclass[A4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Numbered Definitions, Theorems in beamer

How to get numbered Lemmas, Definitions, Theorems and so on in beamer?
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What's the difference between \newtheorem{remark}*{Remark} and \newtheorem{remark}{Remark}?

Does anyone know the differences between \newtheorem{remark}*{Remark} and \newtheorem{remark}{Remark}?
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Chapter No. in Theorem style

I'm using \documentclass{book}. I'm also using the code below to create a theorem style, however, it only puts the title on top. I want to modify the code so that I get => Theorem ch. no. theorem no. ...
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How to change the way theorems are numbered

I am trying to write a small note in which there are no sections, and the theorems go from 1,2,3. In the following code, for example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Changing style of “Proof of…”

In reference to the answer in How to place all proofs automatically in appendix? I would like to change the style of "Proof of..." (proofs put in the end) to bold faces for instance, but I don't want ...
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Failure of \text within theorem environment

I have an equation within the statement of one of my theorems. Within this equation, I have some text to name a function. However, when this equation appears within the theorem environment, the ...
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Understanding differences between newtheorem and newenvironment

The difficulty that I am having is that I make a newtheorem: \newtheorem{definition}[theorem]{Definition} It however seems to act nearly the same as with newenvironment: ...
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Appendix section numbering that mimicks theorem numbers?

I have a document with several theorems ("\begin{restatable} \label{thmA}..."). After each theorem I have the statement "see proof in section \ref{sec:thmA:proof}". So my appendix is now a long ...
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Theorem Style in text

This is a typographical question as opposed to a tex question. I want to standardise my theorem style when typing in normal text. Some of my theorems have names: Mordell-Weil Theorem, BSD Conjecture ...
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Theorem style with surrounding lines

I'm using \documentclass{book}. I would like to create theorem styles as shown in the picture below but WITHOUT \tcolorbox. For some reason \tcolorbox doesn't work for me. Any ideas? Thanks in ...
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Putting table in a theorem environment sends it to the very end of the document

I'd like to illustrate my \begin{example} \lipsum[2] \end{example} with a table yet adding the table to the environment sends it to the very end of the document: \documentclass{article} ...
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cleveref, ntheorem and lj-igpl

The cleveref package doesn't work properly with the lj-igpl package. There are many discussions about cleveref, however, none of them solves my problem. I am using the ntheorem package as well, but ...
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Using a theorem-based environment inside a list

When I include a theorem-based environment right after the start of a list item, a linebreak is inserted that looks a little funny. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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Remove a dot from a style!

I'm using the code below to create a theorem style. The style, however, leave a dot after the title in the title box. I want to remove that. Any ideas? \documentclass{article} ...
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Newtheoremstyle head aligned with top of tabularx

Here's an example : \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, amsthm} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shadows} ...
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Enumerating inside a proposition and inside a proof

I have one problem with enumerating. The symbols for items look differently when the enumerating is done ''inside'' propositions from the enumerating done ''inside'' a proof. The code ...
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Indentation of list in a theorem environment

Typically, the body in a theorem environment begins on the same line as the heading. If the text begins with a list, the first line looks a little funny due to the indentation before the label. I'm ...
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Referencing Definition by Name and Optional Argument

I have the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{hyperref} \newtheorem*{definition}{Definition} \begin{document} \section{Section Definitions} ...
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Lyx 2.0 Formatted references to theorem/lemma/claim environments

In Lyx 2.0, I'm trying to use a formatted reference to a claim, but I cannot get the "formatted" part, i.e. I can't get it to typeset "claim" as well as the claim number. I'm using modules "Theorems ...
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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 ...