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8.4. Page numbering

In general, the front matter displays lowercase Roman numeral page numbers, and each page starting with the first chapter displays an Arabic page number starting with one.

The title page is considered page “i”, but displays no number. Several front matter pages (dedication, abstract, and signature pages) display no page number and are also not counted in the page numbering scheme.

The first displayed page number is “ii”, and will occur on the acknowledgments page if there is one; otherwise the first page of the table of contents displays that number.

Here are the locations where the page number or style is changed:

nmtthesis2015.sty
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% The 'inbody' switch is set true during the first \chapter.
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\newboolean{inbody}
\setboolean{inbody}{false}