Hi,

I am just trying to learn how to use latex!

\sqrt{4}=2

\int {x}^{3 }dx

\int {x}^{3}dx

After looking at the preview this doesn't look correct. Can someone please help me out?

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- May 26th 2011, 07:30 AMmathprofessortest, this is only a test of the latex system
Hi,

I am just trying to learn how to use latex!

\sqrt{4}=2

\int {x}^{3 }dx

\int {x}^{3}dx

After looking at the preview this doesn't look correct. Can someone please help me out? - May 26th 2011, 07:34 AMTheEmptySet
You need to wrap them in tex tags

Code:

Code:

- May 26th 2011, 07:42 AMmathprofessor
Thanks!!

- May 26th 2011, 08:23 AMmathprofessor

Why is the integral giving me an error? I wrote \int_{a}^{b}f(x) \, dx with {math} at the beginning and {/math} at the end? I DID use [] instead of {} - May 26th 2011, 08:28 AMTheEmptySet
- Jun 4th 2011, 01:02 PMAckbeet
Tip: if you want to display actual LaTeX code, use the noparse tags around the whole thing. Then you can avoid awkward circumlocutions such as "but without the space".

- Jun 4th 2011, 07:36 PMCaptainBlack
- Sep 29th 2011, 08:33 AMnoob mathematicianRe: test, this is only a test of the latex system

I'm bad at matrix latex :( - Sep 29th 2011, 09:05 AMPlatoRe: test, this is only a test of the latex system