# Aligning equations with amsmath - Overleaf, Online LaTeX Editor - latex equation left alignment

## LaTeX/Advanced Mathematics - Wikibooks, open books for an open world latex equation left alignment

I would not use the equation environment; rather, I would use flalign as such: . ( This works if you want to left align a set of equations, but the whole equations.

Use fleqn as an option in the document class. For example if you are using article documentclass then you may want to use the following command.

Try to use the fleqn document class option. \documentclass[fleqn]{article}. (See also http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Basics for a list of other.

It seems that the default on \begin{align*} \end{align*} is to centre it, is there any way of having a left-justified set of aligned equations? e.g.

The standard LaTeX tools for equations may lack some flexibility, causing the left and the second part will be displayed in the next line and aligned to the right.