217 questions linked to/from MathJax basic tutorial and quick reference
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### soft question: How do I do a long division sign and then carry out calculations using the code?

I am working with rational functions and I want to ask a question that revolves around dividing rational functions for integration but I have no idea how to set up the question and show my work
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### The Syntax of Chatting

Noob question. Over in the Mathematics.SE chat area, when the equations and terms posted are more complicated than, say, "sqrt(-1)" or " X^y," they are often in a shorthand, which seems like a ...
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### How to type exact sequences. [duplicate]

I want to post a question related to a proposition on exact sequences from the book by Atiyah. But I don't know how to type an exact sequence here in MathJax. I have seen few worked out complete ...
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### Can I use the cancel command in MSE? [duplicate]

I was typing an answer to a question here in MSE and since I did not want to write with words that the integral cancels to zero, I tried to use the command \cancel. ...
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### using a matrix table for mathematical purpose [duplicate]

I need to know how to use matrices on this site for a mathematical argument, maybe this question was asked a lot, but I couldn't find the answer for this through the site, any link?
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### MathJax for a dummy [duplicate]

After I made my first post here in math.stackexchange, I decided that I could write in the proper format and not rely on some poor soul to do the work for me. I have downloaded the latest version of ...
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### math stack exchange coding link - new user [duplicate]

Anyone can point me where I can find out how to code certain things when posting on this site, like making exponents and such - I have several questions I need to ask but have reserved them until I ...
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### Question about symbols on this forum [duplicate]

So I found out it uses "latex" can I just write down the uhh formulas for the symbols I want, and it shows up after I hit the post your question button?
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### "Bookmarks" option below "Home" link or among top-right options

Often times I find myself visiting the bookmarked post of "meta". So: Open meta in new tab. Click on the profile. Click on "Bookmarks". And now I select the one required. This, ...
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### How to put a math formula into a comment to a question on StackExchange

Is there a way to write math formulae in a comment to a question on StackExchange (Mathematics Meta). I'm sure this must have been asked before but my search didn't come up with anything (a reference ...
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### How to write # in mathjax? [duplicate]

I am basically trying to write the above formula in mathjax but the # is causing errors in the code. How could I incoporate # as a symbol without errors?
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### How to left align a series of equations in MSE [duplicate]

When I use Latex, I use the command "flalign" to left align a long series of equations extending over multiple lines. However, this doesn't work when I write something in MSE. How can I left ...
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While posting questions or answers for the first time many beginner users do not use MathJax. Of course, others can edit the questions or answers to improve the MathJax but I feel that it is better to ...
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### Ways to make a table in a question?

I know there exist https://tex.stackexchange.com/ but I am looking for a way to draw a table in math.stackexchange box. So, my question is: Is there a way to make a table in the question box? I ...
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