the {exam} document class provides a number of useful features for typesetting exams - in particular it provides a `Question` environment with `parts`, and can keep track of points

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Exam package labels multiply defined

I am using the exam package to create a questionnaire. I have two sections with multiple choice questions. When I put two "questions" environment under each sections, I get latex warning mentioning ...
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Pathching \raggedright to solution environment does not work in exam class

Consider the MWE given below. I am trying to patch the solution environment with \raggedright. But it does not seem to work. However, when an explicit \raggedright is issued at the start of the same ...
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exam documentclass automated \choice on emacs auctex

I am using the exam class to write some multiple choice questions on emacs. How can I achieve some sort of automatic \choice key combination in the checkboxes environment etc. Just like that I can use ...
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Sketching within a Solution Environment

I wish to sketch a set within a solution environment, but my attempts have led to the following error message: LaTeX Error: Float(s) lost. How do I fix this? Here is a snippet of my code ...
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Strange slanting behavior in tikzpicture

I'm running LuaLaTeX and if I remove any of the packages below, or even change my layout control by loading the package directly, then my tikzpicture compiles as expected. With this precise setup, ...
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combine documents of different classes

I need to add to an article another document, class exam. include and input don't work properly if the preamble is different. I must add some multiple choice and clozes as an appendix to the article ...
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Writing a multiple question test in TOEFL

I am writing a book and use book document class. I would like to write a multiple choice questions as in the following picture: I have tried to use standard enumerate but there are two things I ...
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eqexam package: when showing answers tekst wobbles

When I change the option "nosolutions" to the option "answerkey" of "eqexam package" to show my answer after the question, tekst of the questions "wobbles" (shifts a small amount of space). How do I ...
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Difference “exam class” and “eqexam package”?

What's the difference? It looks like "eqexam package" is more advanced. The "exam class" just uses the identical commands from "eqexam package". Is one of the two outdated? Recent posts talk only ...
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Writing error analysis test in TOEFL

I am new to latex. I am working as a lecturer of English as a Foreign Language. I am writing a test for TOEFL. I do not know how to write questions like in the following picture. Is it possible to ...
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problem with minipages

I would like to have two minipages in the same row. One of them has a picture. There is an error in the compilation. Can you correct the code? Thank you. \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} ...
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Conflict between xwatermark and exam class

I want to print a watermark in exam class in the following way as I don't want water mark in the foreground and with some opacity. As soon as I uncomment the \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} it ...
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How to append answer sheet to exam? (Exam document class)

I want to append an answer sheet to an exam. However, I only managed to do so manually, which causes conflicts if I reference things (with \cref for instance). Also, if have to re-adjust the points in ...
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How to include a box in the header? (Exam document class)

I have a box that I'd like to include in the header, instead of manually repeating it in every page. How can I achieve that? \documentclass[addpoints, 12pt]{exam} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Change margin points in leftmargin of exam class

How do I put the points on the leftmargin more to the left? Tried even changing some code in exam.cls but I failed. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{exam} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \begin{document} ...
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A quarter of point instead \half point in Exam document class

I would like to have a quarter of point (1/4) instead a half of point (1/2) in the exam document class. How can I obtain this? Thanks so much
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Unusual multicols behaviour within enumerate when using forloop to specify number of items

I'm using the exam document class, and I have observed unusual behaviour of column breaks in the enumerate environment when using a forloop to specify the number of items. When I use the forloop to ...
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Exam Paper Header

I would like to recreate something like this To make my students' papers are realistic and true to the real thing as possible. How would a header like that be achieved, would it be with the ...
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Automated Creation of Questions and Solutions for a Worksheet/Exam

Overview My title is the not the best, and I will edit it if there are any better suggestions! In a nutshell, what I am trying to achieve is to randomly change numbers in a maths question and have a ...
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mcq's (exam package)

I want to create MCQ questions for my students. For that I have used the following code but I am facing difficulty (see comments at the end). \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{exam} ...
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Problem with the package exam

I have a problem with the package "exam". I want to put in the orizontal direction 4 images. And move every circle close to the middle of every image. I have post the picture. Thank you very much. ...
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Why the part question labels are not vertically left aligned in exam class

I'm using TexLive 2015 under Windows XP, and using the latest exam class. Here is the sample code build by Xelatex engine. \documentclass[a4paper]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} ...
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problem with exam document

Hi I have two problems with this file. The first one is that I wish the order in each copy of the answers to question number 10 is random. The second one is that in the table with the \{bhpword Bonus ...
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Numbering solutions in exam environment

I created my desired document using the exam environment. I have questions and solutions. One the first pages I have my questions, and on the last pages I have the solutions using the command ...
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Selecting a subset of questions among a long TeX file

I have a big list of questions and solutions and I want to select a subset of them to use in exams. I am using documentclass exam. See the following example \documentclass[12pt]{exam} ...
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part number alignment in exam class with tcolorbox

I have two questions on the following package combination of the MWE: First, how to shift part number/label while using tcolorbox? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{exam} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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class exsheets automatic points by question and solution

I used the exsheets class for my exercises and exams and everything is very configurable but I have some issues with the dealing of points by questions... \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Two test in same document, Exam

I'm using the exam class. I'm making two tests in same document. Some questions are the same but some different. Is there a simple format I can use like "printanswers" and "noprintanswer" so test A ...
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I want to change the format of the points in exam class to … / 5

I want to change the format of the question points. So instead of [5], I want to make it: ... /5. MWE \documentclass[12 pt,a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \pointsinleftmargin \begin{document} ...
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How to align the answer environment so that it has to look like Question Environment?

I am using these code to generate my Question paper... \documentclass[a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \newbox\allanswers \setbox\allanswers=\vbox{} \def\qn{\question} \newenvironment{answer} {% ...
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Answer environment should give different font and different size I want. How can I do?

I am working with this codes for my Question paper. \documentclass[10.5pt,a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \newbox\allanswers \setbox\allanswers=\vbox{} \newenvironment{answer} {% ...
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exam document, problem with multiple choice question

I would like to change evry letter (a), (b), (c), (d) with a square or a circle. Can you help me? That's my document (there are many packages because I have to use them). % !TeX spellcheck = de_DE ...
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Changing indent after question exam class

A friend of me had to change her exam style, so everybody uses the same lay-out. As she works in TeX, and has no experience with Word, she needs some help. Some problems are solved: ...
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Beamer from exam source

I'm using the exam class to typeset exams and exercises. This is fine for paper exams, however, I'm looking for a solution to present those questions and answers via beamer. The (in my opinion) ...
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Content of \setbox does not respect pagebreaks

The following MWE demonstrates that the list of answers accumulated into a box does not respect page breaks when printed (code adapted from Multiple Choice Answer Key in exam package at the end of ...
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In the exam class, is there a way to keep questions on one page? [duplicate]

Using an exam class, Is there a way to keep questions on one page. Particularly with multiple choice questions, is there a way to keep a page break from occurring in the middle of the question?
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Different solution sheets for different questions environments

I have the following code: \documentclass{exam} \newbox\allanswers \setbox\allanswers=\vbox{} \newenvironment{answer} {% \global\setbox\allanswers=\vbox\bgroup % \unvbox\allanswers% ...
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Equal Space in the exam enviroment or other alternative

I am trying to write a multiple choice exam with the exam package. For each questions I have 6 possible answers (3 in each line). Here is a minimal work example. \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} ...
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`Exam` class — \bonusquestion produces strange formatting

This code \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \fullwidth{\large Extra credit: define each of the terms below.} \bonusquestion [0.25] Irony ...
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Hot to reduce itemsep globally into choice environment?

\documentclass{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question This is a question \begin{choices} \choice one \choice two \choice two ...
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Prevent second line hanging in questions

How do I prevent the second line to be indented as in the following example? \documentclass{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \setcounter{question}{100} \question This is a ...
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Specifying points in a question as m + n in exam class

See the following example. In the first question, points in assigned in the parts are specified separately, 6 in the first one, 4 in the second one. However, for some local requirements, I need this ...
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Multiple Choice Question type setting for options

In the following code we are getting answers of each questions in following ways [1] (a) (b) (c) (d) i.e. in (4-columns) [2] (a) (b) (c) (d) i.e. in (2-columns) according to the length of ...
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Format question in examclass

I want to format all the questions and subquestions in bold. \qformat only affects what's in front of the real text. MWE: \documentclass[answers]{exam} \begin{document} This should not be in ...
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How to make the Question Paper in LaTeX?

\documentclass[11pt,paper=a4,answers]{exam} \usepackage{graphicx,lastpage} \usepackage{upgreek} \usepackage{censor} \censorruledepth=-.2ex \censorruleheight=.1ex \hyphenpenalty 10000 ...
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Multiple questions type setting querries

I have used the codes given in previous question by someone else on the same title. Exactly i want to produce all four options like (a) (b) (c) (d) because of the length of the option is large ...
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Listing parts horizontally in the exam document class

Right now, I have the following code that compiles to look as shown: \documentclass[12pt]{exam} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Multiple choice question with figure choices gives error when used with \printanswers command in exam class

This question has been modified from this question with added feature. However, when I used \printanswers command, the code gives an error the following error: ! Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup. ...
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Use a class as a package? (or parts of the class)

Is there a way to get some of the functionality of a class without the document being based on that class? I use the exam class a good bit to typeset exams and problem sets. I'm trying to format a ...
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Multiple choice with figure options in exam class

I am creating multiple choice questions using exam class however I faced two issues: 1). Want to have two columns choices but it displays by default as A, C, B, D, and 2). Figures in choices are ...