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# Very Basic Mathematical Latex

A document in the article style might be entered between the maketitle and end{document} sections below.

\documentclass{article}
\title{TITLE}
\author{NAME}
%\date{}

\begin{document}

\maketitle

\end{document}


Paragraphs are separated by a blank line of input. Lines which start with % are viewed as having been commented out.

Most mathematical input is entered in imath mode. Displayed formulas can be enclosed between and ; inline formulas between $and$. A number of examples are given below.

You can find long lists of mathematical symbols and accents at the web sites:

• http://www.agu.org/symbols.html
• http://www.giss.nasa.gov/latex/ltx-117.html
• http://omega.albany.edu:8008/Symbols.html
• http://www.lacim.uqam.ca/zabrocki/LATEXmath/latexsym.html

root
2002-09-19