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{multline} is a math environment provided by the amsmath package for single equations that span several lines.

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Tikz: Multi-line text in the node description [duplicate]

I use tikz to create pictures in latex. My picture consists of set of nodes. Every node has its own text inside the node, for example, "This node is valuable": \node (mynode) [mystyle,right=of ...
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What is the difference between `split`, `multline`, `align`, `breqn` for breaking an equation into multiple lines?

Sorry, if this question sounds a bit amateurish, but I haven't been able to find a good summary about the differences between these four environments for multi-lining an equation. Where do they differ ...
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About big parenthesis larger than Bigg

Do any one know how to type a very big parenthesis in LaTeX. Since the formula is very big, I used multline environment, in one line, there are many pair of parenthesis by using \left and \right which ...
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Multiline equation with LHS alone on first line?

I would like my multiline equations to look like this: Left-hand-side of my equation = right-hand-side number 1 = right-hand-side number 2 = etc. I know there is a simple way to do this, ...
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Flexible equation, align, multline environment

I'm looking for a command (say \foo{}) or pair of commands (say \foos, \fooe) that behave like: equation environment if there is no \\ nor & multline if there is a single \\ align if there are ...
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Split-like environment inside cases environment

I'd like to have a cases environment with some cases that are too long to fit on one line. I tried this: \begin{cases} \begin{split} long expression \\ second line of long expression \end{...
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A vertically centered equation number on a multline environment

The multline environment does exactly what I want in splitting a long formula between lines by utilizing the horizontal space to the fullest. (I don't want the alignment features of the align ...
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Spacing of \multline inside align (i.e. \multlined)

Related with How can I use multline within an align environment?. Consider this document: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \begin{document} \begin{align*} & \left[k(k+\...
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How do I obtain multline-type alignment within a group of equations?

I want to achieve something like the following (for now achieved using Microsoft Paint): That is, I want to group a number of multi-line equations within a single equation-type environment (i.e. they ...
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Tombstone misplaced with `multline*` and `\qedhere`

It looks like the end-of-proof symbol is misaligned if multline* and \qedhere are used. Or am I just using them wrong? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm,amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{...
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multline inside an item

Is there a way to use a multline inside an \item element of enumerate WITHOUT a new line between the index of list and the formula? \begin{enumerate}[i.] \item $checkorder( (\lambda,\lambda,\...
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Aligned multline

I want to show the derivation of a formula where I encounter long formulae. Unfortunately the derivation is very complex, so I have to show some intermediate steps. My problem is, that I want to mix ...
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Multlined in align enviromnent: alignment of = and equation numbering

I'm using the multlined environment inside an align environment and want have the = aligned at the top and the equation numbering at the bottom. Is this possible? Here my MWE: \documentclass{article}...
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how make a equation a little smaller

how I can make a little the following equation smaller? \begin{equation} \dfrac{1}{\psi_{m}}=\dfrac{1}{\sum_{k=0}^{n-1}c_{k}\exp(\frac{-2\pi imk}{n})}}=\dfrac{1}{\langle V_{m},c \rangle+i\langle U_{m}...
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Break Large Equation Between Parenthesis Using Multline

I have a very large equation that I need to write in multiple lines, but multiline is not working between parenthesis. This is my LaTeX code: \begin{multline} e^{-y \lambda_n} \left( -\frac{...
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How to align a system of multiline equations?

I've got a system of equations, each of them doesn't fit the page width, so I'm searching the way to align them so that: the brace should appear to the left with no indentation the first line of each ...
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right align in align environment

I use a align* environment and on one line I have a very long equation which does not contain into a line. Thus for this line I would like to have the same behavior as a multline environment, that is ...
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How can I write a vey long LP problem in LaTeX?

I am trying to write a very long LP problem in LaTeX, 5-7 lines or so. I tried to use multline but it does not compile for some reason. This is my code: \begin{multline} Min \quad Z = 111x_{11} + ...
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Punctuation after multiline math diagram

How to place the punctuation after multiline math diagram at the last line rather than the first line as the case showed in my following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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How to continue a line in Latex in math mode?

\documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts} %\usepackage{amsbsy} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{multline*} \Psi(\Gamma_{k},x)= x\,(x-1)^{(6k-2)}\,\...
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Multline, split

I want to split this long equation into three or four (to fit on A4 paper) maintaining an alignment with equal sign. I have tried \split and \multline codes, but still it won't work. Maybe because of \...
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How can I make big multiline comments of equations passages?

I tried to make clear explanations of some passages in this formula on the right side of the equations, but there's always something that goes wrong (I mean that I don't aesthetically like the result)....
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How can I use multline within an align environment?

I've been looking around and I know that there are possibilities to mimic the multline environment within the gather or align environments, or by using multlined but not in a way that I like, I think. ...
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Multline and qedhere

One of the proofs in my paper ends with a multi-line equation. Unfortunately, when I put the QED sign at the end via the \qedhere command, it does not end up at the end of the line like the other QED ...
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Is it possible to have an equation in align which crosses alignment boundaries?

I had a look at a few of the questions regarding align and split but didn't see anything which addressed this particular alignment issue: I have something like the following equations, with ...
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Vertical spacing inside mathtools's multlined

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \begin{align*} f(1) &= g(1) + g(2) + g(3) \\ f(1) &= g(1) + g(2) + g(3) \\ f(1) &= \!\begin{multlined}[t]g(...
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How to set some lines right aligned in the align enviroments?

I have try some code like this: \begin{align*} Q(R)&=\bi(R,R)\\ &=\bi(R_I+R_{\Rico}+R_W,R_I+R_{\Rico}+R_W)\\ &=\bi(R_I,R_I)+2\bi(R_I,R_{\Rico})+2\bi(R_I,R_W)\\ &+\bi(R_{\...
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alignat inside align environment?

Why can't I nest an alignat environment in an align environment? \begin{equation} \label{eq:115} \left\{ \begin{aligned} \begin{alignat*}{2} &U(x,y,z,t)=\int\frac{x'-x}{r^3}[...
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Vertical Alignment Every Other Line and Wide Expressions

I'm sorry if this was asked elsewhere, but I couldn't find anything. I've had this question for a while now, and it really bothers me; I seem to run into these situations relatively often. The ...
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Disable fleqn option for multline environments?

Getting into the same trouble as in amsmath's multline and fleqn, I wonder if it is possible to enable amsmath's fleqn option (globally, no other choice) but disable it for multline environment (...
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multlined breaks \substack?

I have some long equations to deal with that don't fit into one line, and love the multlined-environment from mathtools to fit them into (e.g.) an align-environment, particularly if I want to package ...
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amsmath's multline and fleqn

As a fleqn fanatic, I run across this problem once every week: when splitting a long formula using amsmath's multline, the middle lines are flushed left: \documentclass[fleqn]{article} \usepackage{...
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Equation Left Alignment and centered numbering

I have the following equation and ended up feeling defeated after trying several environments to make it the way I want. To have the Bigg[ and \Bigg], I changed my preferred \begin{equation}\begin{...
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The equation number of multi lined formulas

I use \multlined command in the equation environment. The equation number is attached at the first line, but I want this number be at the last line of formula. what sould I do. \begin{equation} X_{...
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error with multline, but not equation

I am working with the first of 3 very long equations and am trying to get it where it will be relatively easy to read. However I get the following error ! Missing } inserted. <inserted text> ...
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How to align the lines in a multiline equation while using the space optimally?

I have a long equation with multiple equalities where I even have to split off the first equation. Using 'multline' breaks the alignment of the equations With 'align' or 'split' I have to pick an ...
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Aligning a optimization equation

I was trying to write a optimization formula which has two part as objective and 2 constraints. But, the objective function is a little bigger and i want to see it in multiline not in single line. But ...
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Remove vertical space between two consecutive multline environments

How can I remove the additional vertical space between two multline environments? In fact, I have a list of two-line-equations and I want the second line aligned to the right. So I write: \begin{...
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Defining multicolum by macro with optional argument

I try to define macro for shortcut form \multiline{1}{<pcolumn type>}{\textbf{text}}: \documentclass[12pt,border=1mm,preview]{standalone} \newcommand\mcbf[2]{\multicolumn{1}{#1}{\textbf{#2}}} ...
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Get both advantage of multline ( spacing) AND equation/multlined (numbering)

I like the spacing of multline but not the numbering (on the last line). I tought for a moment that equation+multlined will do the trick but that is not the case right now. The numbering is OK, but ...
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How may I align the equal signs of a multline equation and another equation that follows it?

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{multline*} \epsilon(r_1,...,r_n)\\= sgn\prod_{\substack{1 \leq i<j \leq k}}(r_j-r_i)\...
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Aligned equations with comments/explanations

In many cases I want to write some aligned equation that goes through multiple lines and add a comment for some of the lines (I think if the comments are short enough then it's clearer than explaining ...
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How to deal with long equations without having to put “&” smart places in the align environment?

Does there exist an environment such that long equations behaves like this? And how do I do it without putting in & some random places in the first equation? This is the example tex code: \...
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Remove vertical space around multline chemical equation in a table

Is there any way to remove the vertical spacing around a chemical equation placed in a multline environment in a table? I tried setting the length of display skips as suggested in this question but ...
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How to have a multiline equation in an array of equations?

I am in the situation where I need to define some parameters similar to each other. For this reason I would like to define them in an eqnarray or align. Unfortunately, one of the right hand part of ...
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Align equations which already have aligned answers (alignment-ception)

I'm trying to align equations with already aligned case by case answers in them What I am currently getting is: and what I need is to align all the equals signs throughout the function The required ...
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Multiple Alignments in Multlined Environment

I'm trying to get something like the second Figure; however, the best thing I got is like Figure 1. How can I fix it? Here is the code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{...
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Bracket problems when splitting multiline equations [duplicate]

Basically, I have the following latex code: \begin{align*} + \left( \left[ \sum_i y_i x_i(r) - \frac{1}{n}\sum_i y_i \sum_i x_i(r) \right] \left[ \sum_i x_i^2(r) - \frac{1}{n} \left( \sum_i x_i(...
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Are there any way to align this equation?

I have a long equation. I used multline and tried \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{multline*} 144V^2=a^2a_1^2(b^2+b_1^...
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multiline equation inside a matrix that is a part of multiline equation

I have an equation split to multiple lines. But the last line of the multiline equation contains 2x1 vector with long equations that go out of margin. How do I further split the equations in the ...