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kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Is there a way to draw something like this using LaTeX?
kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Is there a way to draw something like this using LaTeX?

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kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1373153808945:dw

kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0drawing 3 lines like that, with some overbrace ?

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, here we only have a limited version of latex. The full version is not usable here as the code team didn't see it necessary. It very much is but the didn't feel that way. It is much easer to just use the draw tool. On the full latex you can make lines, graph, etc with only limited codes.

dumbsearch2
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@SnuggieLad Still, this can be done. I've seen other users do it.

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Otherwise, you can use things like dashes and underscores and size them up to overlap them.

dumbsearch2
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Similar things like this can be done, even with the current version. http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/51d5f910e4b036b89af6ef69

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Its extensively painstaking to do it that way. I can make a chessboard if i wanted to.

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0as a matter of fact... \(\huge \color{white}{██} \huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♖}██ \huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♘}\color{white}{██} \huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♗}\color{}{█} {█}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♕}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♔}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♗}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♘}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♖}\) \(\huge ██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♙}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♙} ██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♙}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♙}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♙}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♙}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{white}{♙}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{grey}{♙}\) \(\huge \color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\) \(\huge ██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}\) \(\huge \color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\color{white}{██}██\) \(\huge ██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♟}\) \(\huge \color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black }{♜}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♞}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♝}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♛}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♚}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♝}\color{white}{██}\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black}{♞}██\huge \hspace{18pt} \color{black }{♜}\)

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(I had that saved to file) See, we can do plenty with latex but the work may be more than its worth.

kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0True^ although I agree it is not really worth the effort for open study, but I am interested in putting such a diagram in a document I am writing up. Is there a website that could help me with that?

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(ax\underbrace{+b}\) `\(ax\underbrace{+b}\)` like this ?

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(ax\overbrace{+b}\) or like this ? `\(ax\overbrace{+b}\)`

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think you are asking about the \overbrace

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6\[%unk \newcommand \p \newcommand \p \h { \hspace{.4em} } \p \hhh { \h\h\h } \p \HH { \hspace{1em}+ } \begin{array}{ccccc}& & &\hspace{2em}\overbrace{\hspace{6em}} \\ & &\hspace{2em}\hhh\hhh\hhh &\hspace{1.5em}\hhh\hhh  \\ &\,\hspace{.5em}\h\h\hhh\hhh\hhh &\hspace{2em}\hhh\hhh\hhh &\hspace{1.5em}\hhh\hhh  \\ \hhh\hhh &\hspace{1.5em}\HH\hhh\hhh\hhh &\hspace{2em}\HH\hhh\hhh\hhh &\hspace{2em}\HH\hhh\hhh \\ &\hspace{7em} x &\hspace{8.25em}y &\hspace{9em}x+y \end{array}%unk \]

kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0:o amazing! thank you sooo much :D

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6the method i used is not practical you should probably ``` \usepackage{tkzfct} ```

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6What are you writing LaTeX on?

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6\[██████████████\\████\\█\]

kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I haven't used that package yet. I am using TeXstudio

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6it looks like TeXStudio is very similar to TeXShop, which is what i use

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6This code is more like what you should use, i have even automated it for you. ``` \documentclass{article} \usepackage[pdftex,active,tightpage]{preview} \setlength\PreviewBorder{1mm} \usepackage{tkzfct} \newcommand % new commands % parameters % \p \newcommand \p \x { 1 } % x parameter \p \y { 2 } % y parameter \p \z { \x+\y } % x+y \p \w { .6 } % overhang parameter \p \hx { .5 } % height of middle line \p \hy { 1 } % height of top line \begin{document} % unk \centering \begin{preview} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (\z+\w,\hy) node[above]{$\overbrace{\hspace{3em}}$} ; % overbrace \draw (\y,\hy) (\z+\w,\hy) % top line (\x,\hx)(\z+\w,\hx) ; % middle line \draw (0,0)(\x,0) node[below]{$x$} (\y,0) node[below]{$y$} (\z,0) node[below]{$x+y$} (\z+\w,0) ; % bottom line \foreach \n in {0,\hx,\hy} \draw[dotted] (\z+\w,\n)(\z+2*\w,\n) ; % dotted extension \foreach \n in {\x,\y,\z} \draw (\n,.1)(\n,.1) ; % vertical markers \end{tikzpicture} \end{preview} \end{document} ```

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6it should print this

e.mccormick
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We can get TikZ working? Ooohhhh.... mmmmm....

e.mccormick
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmmm.... TikZ still does not like me.

dumbsearch2
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I don't think that it's implemented.

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6Unfortunately TikZ dosen't work on OS . It would be great if it did thought.

kirbykirby
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh thanks very much for that. !!

mathslover
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Unkle, awesome work!
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