Next: Changing fonts Up: Displayed material Previous: Lists

## Formulae

is particularly good for producing mathematical formulas, using the math environment which is delimited by $characters. Space limits all but a few basic examples. This example of an inline formula was produced by the following fragment of :  This example of an inline formula:$\sqrt{x+y}\$ was produced by
the following ...
While a formula displayed on a separate line, such as is achieved by the following fragment of

While a formula displayed on a separate line, such as
$\sqrt{x+y}$
is achieved by the following ...
The displaymath environment has the same effect as the $...$ delimiters. Numbered equations are produced by the equation environment

Formulas which are too long to fit on a single line are handled by the eqnarray environment. See the manual for more details.

webweaver@cs.stir.ac.uk