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Questions tagged [brackets]

{brackets} is about different brackets, their usage and functionality in (La)TeX.

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How to make the following vertical line and two lines of equation inside of bracket

How to reproduce this one? I am mostly concerned with the vertical bar and getting two lines of equations behind it.
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Correct Typography: Should Parentheses have same Height as Exponent Numbers or not? [closed]

Which behavior has the correct typography: Should parentheses/brackets have the same height as exponent numbers or not? Example no. 1: [ \si{\square\meter} ] Example no. 2: \left[ \si{\square\...
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Label for the subcaption containing square brackets isn't acting nicely in the figure caption

I often have to use "[" and "]" in various labels when cross-referencing items with formulas of inorganic complexes. Everything worked fine until I noticed a problem with \subref{...} of the ...
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Why does it add spaces between <variable>?

I want to do something like this: <\phi> But it looks erally weird, like there is a space before and after the variable inside the less than and equal than symbols. How can I make this look ...
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two equations with curly brace

I would like to know if it is possible to make this. Basically its kind of the opposite from using the {cases} command Thanks in advance!
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Add the curly bracket of the rcases environment in the enumerate environment

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How to make an equation system with right brackets on “two levels”

does someone know how to make these "double" right brackets? I have not been able to find a solution. Best, Tiziano
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How do I do Wick contraction with Dirac bracket?

So I would like to be able to draw Wick contraction with Dirac bracket, the Dirac bracket is produced with package physics, and the mwe is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{physics} \begin{...
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Bracket over two equations

is there a way to join the two brackets at the end of the 4th and 5th equation together so it spans over these two equations and there is only one text? \begin{align} f(\beta_i^{r,c},\alpha_{r,c} \...
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How to insert square bracket in multi-row table?

I have tried to insert square bracket in multi-row table. As shown in picture, from Fourth row and second column to seventh row and Third column, I want to insert square pair brackets and "/times2" ...
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brackets in equations

How do I make the fraction in this equation sit in the middle of the big brackets? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ T = \ln \left (\frac{\displaystyle\frac{\...
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Matrix brackets not appearing when typeset in the typewriter style

I need to display all the math in the typewriter style, so I used mathastext to do it, but now matrix brackets are not being displayed. Everything else works fine as far as I can tell. Here's my code:...
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Curly bracket around iterated exponentials

I believe this problem must already have a solution but I cannot find one on the Internet. Consider the following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Preventing entries in brackets from going over margins [duplicate]

How can I prevent the following text from exceeding the margins of my document? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} We first left the DC loop open and inputted AC at frequencies of $\{50, 51, ...
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Equations: Using brackets across “align” command [duplicate]

I have a lengthy function that is messing up: \begin{align*} D(a,z) &= \frac{1}{\sqrt{\pi}}2^{\frac{a}{2}}e^{-\frac{z^2}{4}} \left(\cos \left(\frac{\pi a}{2}\right)\Upgamma \left(\frac{a+1}{2}\...
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How to get the brackets in the multirow spanning all three rows?

I'm constructing a table, where I have a multirow spanning 3rows in the center of this table. For examples, from row 6 to 8 in center of the table. This is hard because the brackets have to be located ...
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Curly Bracket size and appearance

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt, A4paper]{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage[left=2cm, right=2cm, top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \DeclarePairedDelimiter\set\{\} \begin{document}...
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How to insert curly bracket in multirow table

I am constructing a table, where I have a multirow spanning 3 rows. Inside this multirow I would like a big curly bracket that spans the 3 rows. Unfortunately, I have not been able to get it to work. ...
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Chemfig multiple brackets on the same bond

I'd like to draw the following copolymer structure using \chemfig. But it turns out that I can't put the right bracket and the next left one within the same bond. All I found on the internet were ...
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Align large horizontal brackets to columns of a table?

Similar to this question, but the brace should cross multiple columns instead of rows. For example: animal plant -------/\-------- -------/\---------- / \ / ...
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How to create new delimiters: dashed \langle and \rangle?

A minimal working example is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsfonts,lipsum} \begin{document} $\langle 1,2,a,b\rangle$ \end{document} Question: How to create variants of \langle ...
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Biblatex field venue+eventdate without round brackets

I am looking for a solution to remove the round brackets in the reference list for the type @inproceedings. The original version is like: As you can see, the venue+eventdate has round brackets around ...
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Table with left and underbrackets centering

I have written this code in order to obtain a simple I x J matrix. \begin{table}[H] \caption{Invidual/Attributes Matrix} \begin{center} \scalebox{1.2}{ \begin{tabular}{crc|c|c|c|c|} ...
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How LaTeX builds the large horizontal/vertical brackets

Wondering about how LaTeX implements the vertical and horizontal brackets [{(⟨. I saw these unicode characters which could potentially be used for vertical brackets: ⎡ ⎢ ⎣ ⎤ ⎥ ⎦ ⎧ ⎨ ⎩ ⎪ ⎫ ⎬ ⎭ But ...
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How to get a bracket that looks like this?

I'm trying to get a bracket that looks like this : I tried $4\tan^2\left(\dfrac{x}{3}\right)$ But got this instead :
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How can I obtain the braces shown in the below picture? [duplicate]

I am in need to input a certain type of braces to my report and I am not able to find it in latex. Can Somebody help me with this?. I have included a picture of it. Have alook at it.
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“Nice” square brackets

I am trying to get square brackets to fit "nicely" around a number (for denoting the equivalence class containing that number). Using the following, \begin{document} \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{2} \...
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TeXstudio: How to put already written text in brackets and set the cursor at opening bracket?

No MWE, for this pertains to the editor itself. I use TeXstudio mainly, but have briefly used TeXmaker a little. When I write LaTeX documents, I very often find myself writing some text only to ...
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Place square bracket around a cross-reference

Is possible to instruct LaTeX to surround all cross-references with square brackets? For example when I write a command like some text \ref{some label} then when compiled I would like the output to be ...
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Customizing square brackets

I am trying to modify LaTeX's brackets (\cases) to make something like the one on the left: I could only find code for square box and brackets (\cases), but not for this particular variant on any ...
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Table with brackets from Stargazer

Is it possible to make a table that has brackets bracketing multiple rows in a table from within the Stargazer environment?
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Environment \left| \right| and \left( \right) not working properly with fourier package

Currently I'm using fourier package to write mathematics documents However, when I attempt to use \left| \right| to indicate the module of a vector, this is what I get. Also, when I use \left( \right)...
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References and citations with bibtex

I use bibtex for my references and I am wondering, which is the best way to organise my list and citations? There are many question about references but I can not find a way to do what I want. with ...
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How to adjust parenthesis thickness without changing the font?

I use kpfonts, and equations like \left(\frac{1}{2}\right) or\left[\frac{1}{2}\right] produce thick parentheses etc. that look very heavy compared to the rest of the text. Is it possible to make them ...
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In LyX, how do you remove the brackets around a matrix after they're already there?

I used the GUI to make a matrix with round brackets, and now I want to remove the round brackets (or change them to square brackets), how do I do that?
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Why is the “4” missing, even in the PDF?

On the second line, marked by the beginning of the bracket, there should be a '4'. However, it doesn't show up, not even in the PDF. Here is the code: (I am using ShareLaTeX, but the Compiler setting ...
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How to add 2 brackets below certain columns of a table?

Currently I have got the following code: \documentclass[12pt, twoside]{scrartcl} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \centering \begin{tabular}{l|l|l|l|l|l} Weeks & $t - \Delta t ...
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Getting square brackets inside bibtex year field

I'm trying to get square brackets to appear inside the year field in bibtex, but they disappear in the output. Here's what I've tried: year = {2000 [1939]} year = {2000 \[1939\]} year = {2000 {[}...
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Square Brackets beneath Content in Math-Mode [duplicate]

I need some help: Is it anyhow possible in Latex to make some square brackets under some Math-Text like: 2x^2 + 4x - 3 = 0 |_____| I know about the underbrace-command but I need square brackets. ...
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Using \left( \right) in different lines in align environment [duplicate]

I would like to produce an equation over two lines with a bracket opening in the first line and closing in the second line. Unfortunately, however, using the "\left" and "\right" commands (to have the ...
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Square brackets with abnt-numeric style in biblatex

I am having some problems to customize the abnt-numeric style in biblatex. I have almost everything I need set, but I want to use square brackets around citations and around the numbers in the ...
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Right-Left Control Character in Arabic when using Brackets

I am trying to enclose arabic text in Parentheses but the left parentheses prints before the first word. Example: %!TEX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass[14pt]{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \...
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Equation caption format: Strange parenthesis?

I used a command to change the font family of my equation number, but it only affected the right parenthesis. The left one didn't change. What is going on? How do I fix this? Thanks in advance! MWE:...
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escaping brackets in description environment

i didn't find a working solution to escape brackets [ ] inside a description. \begin{description} \item[\$ chmod [options] mode \textless filename \textgreater] change filepermissions: chmod -v u+rwx ...
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Curly brackets in Qcircuit

I've written the following code for a quantum circuit using the qcircuit package and everything looks how I want it to look except that the curly brackets enclosing the bottom 2 lines are too far away....
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Single square bracket in tabular

I am trying to type out the following in a tabular: \begin{tabular}{ >{\bfseries}l c >{$}l<{$} } winkel & = & \left [0, 360 \)\cup \{\bot \} \right \\ \end{tabular} However, the ...
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How to include brackets in an acmart sigconf email address?

We have a lot of email addresses in a paper, and want to abbreviate them using brackets. Minimal working example: \documentclass[sigconf]{acmart} \begin{document} \title{A paper} \author{Tom, Dick,...
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Cite same author and no date multiple times - how to remove brackets around the “a” from for example (Johansson n.d [a])?

Im trying to manage references with biblatex and the authoryear-icomp-style and have a hard time to get the citations and bibliography to look exactly like my university wants them to. Most things I ...
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Position of Superscript before automatically sized parenthesis? (Niggli-Notation)

The superscript (subscript) left of the curly brackets should be further up (down), i.e. same height as the 3 right of the last curly bracket. Is there an easy way, maybe similiar to \sideset for ...
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Make year in references page have brackets as in (Year) with chicago

I'm using the chicago package, specifically I have used the code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,captions=tableabove, english]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...