[OS X TeX] Equation alignment in enumerated list
Randy Scott
scott_randy at sccollege.edu
Thu Dec 4 16:18:59 EST 2008
Hi,
I'm trying to create an enumerated list, where the items listed are
equations. So far so good. I've been using $\displaystyle . . . to get my
equations to line up with the the text that accompanies the equations.
However, I need to make an entry that has the top line of a series of
equations aligned with the item marker, and then the subsequent lines
aligned at the equal sign with the top equation. For example:
1. f(x) = x^2 + 1/x
= x^3/x + 1/x
= (x^3+1)/x
I've tried a \parbox[t] but that doesn't align the baseline of the equation
with the item marker. I've tried \begin{align*} but that won't operate
inside a $\displaystyle arrangement.
Any ideas that you all could send my way would be appreciated.
Thanks,
Randy Scott
Santiago Canyon College
Orange, CA
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