# [Tex/LaTex] Left-aligning equations

alignequations

How do I left-align selective equation blocks, i.e. not centered ?

I know how to do it for ALL equation blocks in the document setting

\usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath}
\setlength{\mathindent}{0pt}


in the preamble, but I only want to do this for some equation blocks.

\documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper,english,dutch,leqno]{article}
\usepackage{babel}
\usepackage{amsmath}
\usepackage{amssymb}
\usepackage[dvipsnames,table]{xcolor}
\usepackage{color}
\definecolor{vanillegeel}{RGB}{255,240,216}
\usepackage{empheq}

\begin{document}

De raaklijn aan $(x_{0},f(x_{0}))$ wordt algemeen bepaald met :
\begin{empheq}[box={\fboxsep=3pt\colorbox{vanillegeel}}]{align*}
\textnormal{$\begin{cases}z=f(x)\text{ is continu in }x_{0}\text{.}\\ f'(x_{0})=0\text{ : }z=f(x_{0})\text{ is de horizontale raaklijn.}\\ \lim_{x\to x_{0}} f'(x)=\pm\infty\text{ : }x=x_{0}\text{ is de verticale raaklijn.}\\ f'(x_{0})\in\mathbb{R}_{0}\text{ : }z-f(x_{0})=f'(x_{0})\cdot(x-x_{0})\text{ is de raaklijn.\hspace{-12pt}}\end{cases}$}\end{empheq}

\end{document}


Don't use align*.
De raaklijn aan $(x_{0},f(x_{0}))$ wordt algemeen bepaald met:
$\displaystyle \begin{cases} z=f(x) \text{ is continu in } x_{0}. \\ f'(x_{0})=0 \text{ : } z=f(x_{0}) \text{ is de horizontale raaklijn.} \\ \lim_{x\to x_{0}} f'(x)=\pm\infty \text{ : } x=x_{0} \text{ is de verticale raaklijn.} \\ f'(x_{0})\in\mathbb{R}_{0} \text{ : } z-f(x_{0})=f'(x_{0})\cdot(x-x_{0}) \text{ is de raaklijn.} \end{cases}$\kern-\nulldelimiterspace\kern-2\arraycolsep}