{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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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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How can I make a numbering as for theorems and lemmas for postulate?

We write \begin{theorem} the theorem \end{theorem} for theorems, lemmas, corollaries and so on. For reasons of content I want to do the same for postulates. How?
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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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Customizing list of theorems (LaTeX)

Is it possible to avoid brackets surrounding the name of a theorem in the \listoftheorems from thmtools? And if so, how do I do that?
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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 ...
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Writing “Proof of . . .” cleanly in svjour3

Perhaps I am spoiled by amsthm, but I rather like being able to freely rename the proof environment, especially when there are intervening statements. For example: Example 1: nice behavior ...
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Theorem Numbering in beamer

I have separate tex files for my different lecture slides. I am trying to number my theorems by the lecture number. I am using the following: \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[numbered] But it starts ...
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Custom theorem numbering … and extend to lemma etc [closed]

In Custom theorem numbering @egreg provided a way to custome theorem numbering: \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{amsthm} %% uncomment to see the difference \newtheorem{innercustomthm}{Theorem} ...
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Assigning Theorem number from ref

I would like to know if there is an easy way to the following. I have a statement in later part of an article, say Theorem G with \label{Thm:G}. In the introduction I would like to state this ...
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the selected document class requires external files that are not available - LyX portable

I'm using LyX portable on windows, and I get this message the selected document class article(hebrew) requires external files that are not avialable. ... the following prerequisites are ...
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amsthm with shared counters messes up autoref references [duplicate]

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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Why is thmtools and mdframed not working with parskip

I have the following MWE: %!TEX TS-program = XeLaTeX %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % DEFINITIONS =================================================== \documentclass[ 12pt, a4paper, ...
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Skipping line after “Proof” in proof environment

Like the OP in Is it possible to skip the first line in a theorem environment?, I would like to be able to skip a line after the word "Proof" so that the first line of the proof is actually part of ...
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Avoid parentheses around optional header material in theorem environment

I would like to get rid of the around the optinal header material in my theorem environment. Here is a MWE \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[numbered] ...
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Faint text after new theorem

This code using \newtheorem produces faint text afterwards. What's the remedy? \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usetheme[height=9mm]{Rochester} \setbeamertemplate{items}[ball] ...
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Mark end of Theorem

In this answer Palatino text font is used together with the AMS Euler (eulervm) math font. The following statement is reasonable: Note also that because the "Euler" fonts have an upright rather ...
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How to make the optional title of a theorem bold with amsthm?

I use the code mentioned in Title of the theorem: \begin{theorem}[The title] Some statement \end{theorem} However with amsthm the optional title -- above: "The title" -- is neither bold nor italic, ...
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Theorem style - define indentation

I have a real issue with defining my theorem style. I need indentation after the theorem, but cannot achive it. I google for hours and didn't find a solution. Hope you can help me. By the way, I'm ...
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How to start new numeration of theorems with every chapter?

What I want? [that way of numbering] 1 How to do squats Theorem 1. Put your barbell on your shoulders. Theorem 2. Squat. 2 How to do bench press Theorem 1. Lean on a bench. Theorem 2. Push. ...
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Hyperlinking theorems in smfart

Edit: The class smfart is one of several classes created by the Société Mathématique de France for typesetting mathematics. Here is its CTAN page, where it lies under smflatex, and here is the ...
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Corollary counter in SVmono

When using the predefined Theorem and Corollary commands using the Springer template svmono, the theorem and corollary counters are different. How can I make the counters match? The desired effect ...
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Proclaim command with multiple paragraphs

In page 131 of "TeX for the Impatient", it says the followings for proclaim command: \proclaim ⟨argument⟩.␣⟨general text⟩\par This command ``proclaims'' a theorem, lemma, hypothesis, etc. It sets ...
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LaTeX is truncating my theorem reference numbers. How do I correct this?

I will have a Theorem, Lemma or Corollary and it will be numbered, say for example, 2.2.3 ... Unfortunately, every reference back to ANY Theorem, Lemma or Corollary simply state 2.2 ... It seems to be ...
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Subtheorems with alphabetic number

I would like to create a list of tasks using LaTeX. Therefore I created a theorem called task. For some tasks I would like to create additional subtheorems using alphabetic numbering. Currently my ...
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How to remove the word “Proof:” from the environment proof?

I am writing a paper and I will prove a theorem in an appendix because the proof is lengthy. When I use the following code, \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{amssymb, amsmath, amsthm, ...
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Equation incl. number on the same line as theorem environment

I have this: \begin{lemma} \begin{equation} L_b \circ L_a = L_{L_b(a)} \circ L_b. \end{equation} \end{lemma} and I would like the equation to be on the same line as the lemma, with a number ...
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Multiple tikz path fading in multiple directions

I'd like to create a theorem decoration. Here's a quick take on one: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \newcommand{\theoremname}{Theorem} \newcounter{theorem} ...
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How do I repeat a theorem number?

Often in my papers I want to mention theorems in the introduction that are introduced in more detail and proved in a later section. I'd like to include the statement of these theorems twice over, ...
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Editing Format of List of Theorems in thmtools

I'm trying to change the formatting of the \listoftheorems command from the thmtools package. It currently prints "Theorem (Name of Theorem).... Page Number", and I would like it to print "Name of ...
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Compile only the theorems

Is there a way (package or anything) to compile only the theorems in a tex-document. With theorems I mean the lemmas, propositions and theorems defined in the theorem-environment of the amsthm ...