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I was wondering how I would get the number 9 to appear on my chapter in latex?

so far for my title code i have

\documentclass{report}

\begin{document}

\chapter{Polarity,\\ and blocking and \\anti-blocking polyhedra
}

\end{document}

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    \setcounter{chapter}{8} before your \chapter{Polarity} should do... note, it's 8, since \chapter increases the chapter number itself and it will have the value of 9 then. By the way: The \\` inside of the \chapter` title does not look very well.
    – user31729
    Mar 6, 2016 at 21:37
  • Comment aside: If you plan to have a separate chapter with exactly this number, the \setcounter{...} approach is correct, but normally I would expect you to have 8 chapters before or a strange resetting/manipulation of the chapter counter before occurs.
    – user31729
    Mar 6, 2016 at 21:47
  • I am pretty sure this is a dupe, but I did not found one (with a quick search)
    – user31729
    Mar 6, 2016 at 22:36

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\documentclass{report}

\setcounter{chapter}{8}
\renewcommand{\chaptername}{}
\begin{document}
\tableofcontents

\chapter{Polarity, and blocking and anti-blocking polyhedra}

\end{document}

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