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LaTeX Exam package: Align choices with oneparchoices

I'm a fairly new LaTeX user, so please excuse me if this is a simple newbie question. I am using the exam package to create, well, an exam. I use both the \choices and \oneparchoices environments and ...
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How to write this Subscript for Lagrangian Minimization Equation in Beamer

So I want an \alpha below the word 'minimise' as in this paper in equation 5 and 6.
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Vertical Alignment of Matrices with spalign Package

I am using the spalign package (http://ctan.math.washington.edu/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/spalign/spalign.pdf) to typeset matrices and systems of equations. Basically it just lets you use ...
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Aligning multiple subfigures in figure

I'm using the chemfig package for some structural diagrams I'm preparing for a lab report, and I need to align five structural diagrams (with their own name captions) in a 2x3 column-and-row format. ...
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Create big fat green arrow like in excel

For my masters thesis I'm using a specific questionnaire. The questionnaire provides an evaluation tool that provides some nice graphics in excel. I want to create the same look in Latex to keep ...
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How to show the origin $O$ in a tikzpicture graph

This could be a silly question, but how would you modify the codes below to show the origin $O$ without change the xmin and ymin values? The following is the resulting graph from the code. \...
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Winedt10.2 and MikTex 2.9 Wrong DVI mode driver option `dvipdfm'

I am using Winedt10.2 and MikTeX2.9. I wanna run a thesis template which runs well on the older Winedt version. I am getting the error "LaTeX Error: File `hypernat.sty' not found". How can I fix ...
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Why is the bottom margin of my PDF not the same throughout my document?

I'm not very versed in Latex, so I found LyX to be an easier option for me. Thus, I chose it to write my masters thesis. I'm currently facing an issue, mostly because I'm very perfectionistic. Thing ...
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How to create a nomenclature- or glossary-like section in LaTeX without downloading the packages?

I'd like to create something ideally like this: (glossaries package - How to format the positions of the columns and width of the glossary?) but without using the glossary package because I'm having ...
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Is it possible to use EPS figures exported from LibreOffice with pstool? [on hold]

I have a relatively complex diagram created in LibreOffice Draw (I use that tool, because it has a very nice implementation of connectors automatically adapting to moving objects). I need to use it ...
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How to layout left margin and bullets using parskip

There is a fairly typical layout style in technical manual in which headings are numbered and left justified. The text then is indented about 1cm so that it appears as if there is a larger left ...
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Header rule doesn't pass over the margins

I am trying to customize the header rule using fancyhdr and tikz packages. I wish the rule could overpass the margins. In order to do so I thought that drawing a line with tikz from (-1,0) to (18,0) ...
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\ganttvrule from pgfgantt not working in Overleaf?

I am trying to use the \ganttvrule macro from pgfgantt as suggested by Torbjørn T. in response to Vertical lines in pgfgantt, but with no success. This is his MWE: \documentclass[border=5mm]{...
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Why is the superscript math not bold? [duplicate]

I'm trying to get bold vectors in a superscript, but for some reason this won't happen when using the cmbright package (I like the font). Is there a way to get it to behave? Code: \documentclass[...
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how to emulate \message in LuaTeX

How do I emulate the \message primitive in Lua code in LuaTeX? I want something like texio.write('foobarbaz'), but without the line break within the word foobarbaz. Example with lualatex: \typeout{1}...
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How to include a labelled item only if referenced?

In the text, I have some \ref{a}... At the end, I have a list of \item first \label{a} ... \item last \label{z} I want to show only the first item. I tried defining a custom ref such that it also ...
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Creating bold and italic text not working with a custom font?

\textit{\textbf{Text here}} and \textit{Text here} is my code. I am using the font which can be downloaded for free from: https://sansforgetica.rmit/ However creating bold and italic text for ...
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Unknown error “! Missing = inserted for \ifnum. <to be read again> - l.283 }” when typeset [duplicate]

I have to typeset the following code for my CV. The problem is in one laptop Texworks produces the pdf file without errors but in another laptop, it produces the error expl3.sty 283 Missing = ...
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Can't read my table

Trying to print this table in one page or two maybe . please help. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[margin=2in]{geometry} %use this later of you need tp specfy margin %\usepackage{microtype} % ...
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add straight lines to parity plot

I have the following figure in LaTeX: And I want to add the error lines (+5%, 0% and -5%) present in the following figure: Can anyone help me please? My MWE is: \documentclass[11pt,paper=a4,BCOR=...
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Fonts in Beamer. Cannot get both text and math symbols

I have installed MikTeX 2.9 and TexnicCenter 2.02 on my 64bit Win10 laptop. In article class everything works fine, but when I try to create beamer presentation with amsfonts package, the output pdf ...
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How to change \footnote notation locally in a few places?

I like to change the \footnote notation locally in a few places, see the following, we have "Asterisk footnote" "Spade footnote" "Diamond footnote" How do we effectively change \footnote ...
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Is pstool incompatible with hyperref?

I wanted to create a figure with clickable references do different chapters of my document. Therefore, I wanted to use pstool to replace placehoders in the figure with appropriate references. If I ...
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paragraph extending in just one line

My LAtex code looks like: \begin{alltt} \begin{flushleft} \large{\textbf{\textsf{Budget Justification}}} \\ \raggedright{\textsf{A LOT OF SOME TEXT FOR A PARAGRAPH}} \end{flushleft} \end{alltt} If ...
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Latex multiple equations

I want to make something like this but i don't know how, please help me.
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\usepackage{siunitx} gives strange compilation errors

I want to use siunitx package for writing the units in my document. However, just adding the line: \usepackage{siunitx} to the document (and without even using the siunitx commands) gives 84 errors ...
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Increasing the thickness of lines in a table in LyX

I'm trying to increase the thickness of lines in a table in LyX. I have tried to use one of the previous threads but it does not answer my question. I created a table as following: And I inserted \...
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How to concatenate different latex files

Suppose I wrote several latex files, resulting with several pdf files that I want to concatenate together. Now suppose that different latex files are written with different templates and packages ...
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The executed process did not succeed. info: fileName=“C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.9\miktex\bin\initexmf.exe”, exitCode=“1”

when i was trying to install miktex appeared this 'The executed process did not succeed. info: fileName="C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.9\miktex\bin\initexmf.exe", exitCode="1"' message and ...
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how to change bibbliography title from “References” to “DAFTAR PUSTAKA”?

I want to change "References" with "DAFTAR PUSTAKA" on bibliography. I used this code to change it but it doesn't work on my file. My fried tell me that it is work on her thesis. \bibliographystyle{...
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Enumerate: reference and hyperlink /hyperref the “numbering” of items

I aim to use \begin{enumerate} \item ... \end{enumerate} Goal: such that the numbering (1,2,3,...) of each item in the list can have a reference and hyperlink /hyperref, so I can refer to ...
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How to understand main packages of Asymptote without its document except for geometry.asy

I am a new user with Asymptote. I used TikZ before and because of personal reasons I start with Asymptote. However, when using Asymptote, I realized that there is no documentation for every package ...
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First line to always start at fixed location independent of anything that comes before it

I created my MWE with the help of this Q&A. Issue: I think it works great, the only issue is that the length down from the top of the page that the lipsum paragraph starts at in the first page ...
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LyX reporting “Unknown function” with user.bind file that remaps keyboard shortcuts to LyX functions (LFuns)

I'm using a customized user.bind file with LyX to remap keyboard shortcuts to LyX functions (LFuns), but when I try to use any of the keyboard shortcuts, LyX reports "Unknown function." Thanks for any ...
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Roman to Arabic Listing Caption Numbering [on hold]

I'm working on my thesis that uses many code listing in it. In each listing, I want to put caption with the chapter number followed by the position of that listing on that chapter. The problem is my ...
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Assigning a case marker to an align environment

How do you suggest assigning a case marker to an align environment that is on the right, and only on or near the first line? You can see that the marker I assign has too much spacing between it and ...
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Siunitx: Wrong parse in S-column tabular

Multiple uses of a text file containing numbers include a representation in a table. I read the file line by line and save those in a macro for a later use in a table. I use the S-column specifier of ...
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How to compress algorithm in a beamer presentation?

I have written one algorithm in a beamer class by using a package \usepackage[linesnumbered, ruled,vlined]{algorithm2e}. It is taking the whole slide, I have tried to fit it into a small minpage but ...
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Follow-up: Improving typesetting of striking out terms in equations

This is a follow-up question to my earlier question about Improving typesetting of striking out terms in equations. The solution proposed by @marmot works well, but I have to make more manual ...
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! Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr. <template> \endtemplate - cline [duplicate]

\documentclass{cta-author} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}{} \newtheorem{corollary}{Corollary}{} \newtheorem{remark}{Remark}{} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{array} \...
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Context MKIV \cite stopped processing \righttext

Context MKIV worked with \cite[righttext={}][key] perfectly, then stopped. Where to look for problems? MWE \usebtxdataset[default][bib.bib] \usebtxdefinitions[aps] \setupbtxrendering[default][...
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Latex does not compile babel in chapter

Please help. The language is compiled only in some chapters. here my code \documentclass[12pt,spanish,letterpaper,oneside,onecolumn,openany]{book} \usepackage[left=4cm,top=3cm,right=2.5cm,bottom=3cm]...
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URL - linebreak

I'm using luatatex 1.0.4 and I already found some solutions for breaking urls. Nevertheless I have special cases for which I didn't find a solution. My sample code looks like: \documentclass[a4paper,...
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Using table of contents in without article.cls

I'm using the ametsoc.cls which is available from this website. This .cls does not call article.cls. I would like to display a table of contents. As far as I can tell, ametsoc.cls does not provide ...
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rescaling xymatrix diagram is not sufficient to resize

Hi I have the begining of the following diagram but it doesn't work \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[all,cmtip,color]{xy} \begin{document} \[ \resizebox{\...
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Problems with verse environment from xelatex to docx via tex4ht

Note: To convert from XeLaTeX source to .odt/.docx, I am using the solution provided by Michal Hoftich. (See there for MWE and the solution by @michal.h21.) The present question is follows upon an ...
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href in latex or beamer [on hold]

So, this is my problem. I checked the path, it's ok. And I understand the message but I don't know how to fix the problem. I used: \href{run:/Prezentacija/animacija1.nb}{Promena grafika funkcije $y=\...
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Automatic index entry for multiword terms

I'm a lazy person. The less I type the better, so I'm trying to make a macro to automatically arrange index entries for multi-word terms (composed nouns actually). Normally you'd have to type: ......
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Hide page number on a certain page of a report, but have it counted

In a report document class, I would like to hide the numbering on a certain page in the front matter, but still have that page counted in the document wide page numbering scheme. Specifically, my ...
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Keep theorem heading up when followed by centered content

(I am sure this question has already been asked. I just couldn't find it.) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, tikz} \newtheoremstyle{solutionstyle} {12pt}{8ex}{\normalfont}{}...

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