[OS X TeX] Side by side equations

Christopher Allen Christopher.T.Allen.95 at Alum.Dartmouth.ORG
Tue Jun 21 01:31:53 CEST 2005

>> This is something that puzzled me for ages---how to get side-by-side
>> equations of the form:
>>
>>               a = b + c           and            d = f + g
>>         (1a,b)
>>
>> i.e., two equations on the same line with subequation numbering.
>
> The numbering can be done with the amsmath package (or one of the ams
> document classes). The documentation of the amsmath package has the
> details. The side-by-side itself can be done with some \text{}
> commands and a few spacers.

The alignat environment (p.250 of the LaTeX Companion) will give you
the spacing you want, though I don't know how well that will work with
the numbering described.

Chris

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