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B.8 Display math should end with $$

You may have a dollar sign ($) in a displayed maths environment, such as the equation environment. Remember that $ is short hand for \begin{math} or \end{math}, so you can't end one of the other environments with a $. (This error message is in fact a bit confusing, as it seems to be suggesting that you end a displayed maths environment with $$ which you also shouldn't do[Why use \[...\] in place of $$...$$].)


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