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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Points not appearing in main question

For some reason, the points DO appear in the parts and subparts but it doesn't appear in the main questions in this document. I tried removing the 3 lines between the 2 ** too in case they were ...
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Creating Multiple Choice Questions with Answers Without Exam Classs

I want to sort as seen in the photo above. But the results are as follows. Attention to the red frame. I've tried alot but I could not. Waiting for your help, thank you. \documentclass[9pt,a4paper,...
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How can I change the numbering style of question parts in the exam class?

How can I change the numbering style of question parts in the exam class? Currently, I have 1. (a) (b) but I would prefer 1. (1.1) (1.2) I have already tried \renewcommand{\thepartno}{\...
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Exam class: same space solution vs. no solution [duplicate]

In exam class, by inserting a fixed minipage same size of your answerslines for students you create the same space when answers are printed or when answers are not printed. How come the depth is still ...
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How to show multi-choice answer key at the end of the document?

I want to show the answer keys at the end of the (multiple-choice) exam page. I have a bank of questions and answers (always the first answer in the bank is assumed to be the right choice), and some ...
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Decimal points in exam class

I would like to have decimal half points, not fractions, in the exam class. How can I obtain this? MWE: \documentclass[]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \addpoints \question[\half] ...
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exam class with exercises and points in range

I use the exam class for writing my exam ctan exam The problem regards the counting of points when you have several exercises (so several question environments) Normally you have solutions in the ...
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Multiple choice questions type setting

See the fourth question: the choices are showing twice one is along horizontal and another is along vertical, but I need only one like the above three. The commands I have used is given below. \...
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Switching between environments

I teach at the university and I write exams in Tex. I'd like to write an exam with a number of questions, where for each question I include either empty lines and empty figures with axes (for the ...
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Exam Class : Multicolumn : Symbol (displaystyle) into two lines

How can we break formula mentioned below into into two lines? $\displaystyle \boldsymbol{{\left( {x\log x} \right)^{\log \log x}}\left\{ {\frac{1} {{x\log x}}\left( {\log x + \log \log x} \right) + \...
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Environment for writing solutions in amsbook

Basically, what I want is exactly asked in Showing Solutions of the Questions "separately", except that I'm using amsbook. So, I want to write a series of questions, by writing something ...
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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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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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`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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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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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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\fillin command from exam class not working: Undefined control sequence

I'm trying to create my first exam using documentclass{exam}, and saw in their documentation (http://mirrors.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/exam/examdoc.pdf , page 44) that there is a \fillin command, ...
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Using \CorrectChoice (exam package) inside tabularx Environment

For modelling a list of questions with yes/no answers I wanted to define an environment where I can setup a question with a command: \clO for an option that's not applicable and \clX for those that ...
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how to create book with multiple exam question papers in chapters?

I want to bundle together multiple exam question papers in the form of a bound book to be handed out as practice problems. The exam question papers are mainly objective MCQs. Each chapter will have ...
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Writing tutorials with exam document class, with and without solutions

I would like to write some tutorials for my students, and for this I am using the exam document class, and the solution environment. now the problem is I have a statement \printanswers that I need ...
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Putting solutions next to T/F choices

Setup I have the following MWE: \documentclass[addpoints,12pt]{exam} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \checkboxchar{$\Box$} \checkedchar{$\blacksquare$} \...
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Hacking into (internal) references in exam class

So far, I have used my homebrewn style file to create the examination papers which have multiple sets of questions. Recently, I switched to the exam class and immensely enjoying the additional power ...
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Exam environment: Alignment of subparts' label

Is it possible to change the alignment of the subparts labels in the exam class? I have changed my labels with the \renewcommand\subpartlabel{(\thesubpart)} so that it shows (i), (ii), etc. in ...
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How to change the layout of the grading table in the exam document class

I'm using LuaLaTeX with the exam document class and I would like (if it's possible) to change the default layout of the grading table to be more like the tables from the booktabs package. How can I do ...
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Multiple Choice Questions in Exam package

I am trying to write an exam with some multiple choice questions. Here is a minimal example of what I am doing \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{center} \gradetable \end{...
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Modify fillin command in exam class

When using the exam class, is there a way to change the formatting of \fillin[][] command so I can increase the vertical space between text and underline? please see the output of the following code \...
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How to write below textheight and above footer [duplicate]

MCQ Paper is mentioned below (Thanks to Erik) ; \documentclass[addpoints,answers,10pt]{exam} \setlength\textheight{15cm} \setlength{\footskip}{8.5cm} \providecommand{\myquestion}{% \question ...
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Grading table with question parts

\documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} %\begingradingrange \question[16] \begin{parts} \part[8] question 1 \part[8] question 2 \end{parts} OR \begin{parts} \part[10] ...
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Customising question number position in exam document class

I am using the exam document class and have a few questions about customising the layout. Firstly I want to move the question number to the left so it is in line with the left header, and I want more ...
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How to create something like `matching` environment from examdesign in eqexam

I use eqexam package to create an exam with single-choice, multiple-choice and fill-in questions. I chose it for visual appeal, easy localization / translation and ability to randomize answers. What ...
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How to prevent continuation to the next page? [closed]

i learned of the samepage environment based from this link Unbreakable block so i tried it on my case but i think this isn't what I am looking for. My problem is: with the exam class, i have created a ...
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Latex multicols how to change printing sequence

I'm using Latex multicols to print list of data. Current mode of printing is mentioned below. Can you please help to get change printing sequence.
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EXAM Class : Choice next to each other

Currently using multicol and exam class I'm able to generate MCQ question paper in the formats mentioned below: Q.1 : Quiescent centre is found in plants at : A. Shoot tip C. Root tip B....
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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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How to make a fancy exam at LaTeX?

I'm very interested make a fancy exam at LaTeX? , You can see this example like this : But, i don't know How to start it ? Can you explain How to make it ? or What is the package at LaTeX ?
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How to change the question number from just '1' to 'Question No. 1.' in the exam class?

I needed to type something like this: But wanted to change the 'numbering' to 'Question No. x.' from just 'x.' How should I go about doing that? An alternative solution is also welcome if what I'...
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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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How can I get an in-line in exam class

I need to draw an horizontal line for the answer. Here is MWE \documentclass{exam} \usepackage{multicol} \begin{document} \begin{center} \fbox{\fbox{\parbox{5.5in}{\centering OPD ENCOUNTER FORM}}} \...
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A new figure environment for the exam class

The incompatibility of having a float inside the solutions box of the exam class is somewhat well known. Multiple solutions for this exist, almost all of which use some variant of the caption package ...
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Exam : Extras space above and below question

I'm trying to write exam paper using Latex, sample tex file is mentioend below: \documentclass[a4paper,addpoints,answers,11pt]{exam} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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printanswer in table in exam class

In the exam class there is an option to \printanswer. I have no problems with that, but when I work with a table I can not put the answers in the cells. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,addpoints,twoside]{...
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Page Numbering in “Exam” Document Class

When using the "exam" document class, LaTeX prints "1" for the page number at the bottom of the first page but prints "Page n" for all successive pages where n is the page number. Anyone know how to ...
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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} \usepackage{amsmath,...
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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} \begin{...
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setcounter command doesn't seem to work with question command in the exam class

I read threw the manual for exam class at mit. I also did some searches, and found one that stated to use the \setcounter{question}{WANTED NUMBER} I want to be able to change the number of the ...
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Misalignment of multi-line questions with 3-digit question numbers (exam class)

I'm creating a large question paper using the exam package, with over 100 questions. The problem is that for question numbers over 100, the extra digit causes multi-line questions to misalign, with ...
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Create commands each of the text aligned horizontally?

I am using exam document class as my guide in creating my own documentclass but i have encountered a problem.How will i create a command for each of the four texts in a line. here is a sample image: ...
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Subcolumns with multicol and the exam class

I'm using the multicol package with the exam class to create 2 sub-columns within a multicols environment for checkbox answers when the answers are short and one word. There is a significant amount of ...
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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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table extrude from solution envrionment's frame in exam document

I'm using the exam class, and I have tables in it's solution environment, but I found that a table extrudes from the frame of the solution environment at the bottom of the page, see the image shot ...