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How to write letters in bold in the math mode?

In mathematics, a letter, say, g, can stand for a scalar, while a letter in bold, e.g., g stands for a vector. Here is my question: How can one turn the letter into bold in the math mode? For ...
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Problem with bold greek using MastersDoctoralThesis class in LaTeX

If using Doctoral Thesis Latex template (source https://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis) I've found out that using bold greek in math mode produces wrong symbols (e.g. $\mathbf{...
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How to use \boldsymbol with greek symbols with Tex Gyre Pagella?

I usually use something like \boldsymbol\sigma to obtain bold greek letters, which only requires \usepackage{amsmath}. This doesn't seem to work when using XeLatex and Tex Gyre Pagella, as shown in ...
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Bold math: Automatic choice between \mathbf and \boldsymbol for Latin and Greek symbols?

This is a follow-up to this question. Suppose you want to denote vectors by upright bold letters; then \mathbf{u} works fine, except that if it's a Greek letter you have to use \boldsymbol{\omega} ...
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How can I make the crossed-“O” ($\oslash$) bold?

I'd like to bolden the crossed-o but \textbf{$\oslash$} does nothing!
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\subsetneq in bold font [duplicate]

My tags are follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} $\boldsymbol{\subsetneq}$ \end{document} I got the symbol in roman only but I need in bold face, any ...
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Are \( and \) preferable to dollar signs for math mode?

Along the lines of Why is \[ ... \] preferable to $$ ... $$?, what reasons are there (if any) to favor \( ... \) over $ ... $?
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Bold symbols in math mode, reliably

I'm trying to have a bold \top symbol in math mode. I've tried everything I could find on google (\mathbf, \boldsymbol, \bm) but nothing seems to work properly. Only \pmb{\top} seems to do what I want ...
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Problem for bold symbol in math mode with iota [duplicate]

I am using \mathbf{} for include bold symbols in my equation. It works fine with all symbols with the exception of \iota. I tried to use equation environment and to exclude subindex. The following is ...
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Tabular align on decimal point with bold cells [duplicate]

I am trying to align tabular columns on a decimal point using dcolumn. Some cells should be bold. If I do this with \bm, the document does not compile, whereas if I do it as \textbf it does, but is ...
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How do I write this table in LaTeX?

I want to construct the table from page 8 from this article: I tried this \begin{table}[h!] \centering $\begin{array}{@{}c|cccc@{}} \textbf{w^2}-xz & -x & y & 0 & -z & 0 & -...
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Upright bold Greek fonts with SVMult class

In plain Latex document, we can use simple command \boldsymbol{\mathrm{\Phi or q}} to obtain upright Greek or Roman letter that will look fine. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Bolding an item of a list

How would I bold just this item? Thank you. \item $\neg f\to (\neg b\lor\neg m)$
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How to make everything bold in math mode? [duplicate]

I want to write everything in math mode as bold characters. I know that with bm package I can do that. Here is my example code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bm,amsmath} \begin{document} $E = \...
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How to make the table fit into the column?

Hi I have a two columns table with ACM SIG Proceedings template http://www.acm.org/sigs/publications/proceedings-templates Here is my latex: \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage{ctable} \begin{...

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