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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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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Creating Multiple Choice Questions Without using 'Exam' Class

I am working on a document with class article and I want to have multiple choice questions in it. Is this hard enough to do that I should change it to exam class? If not, how do I accomplish this? ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to insert logo in exam document class?

I would like to insert a logo for the exam questionnaire on the upper right where the title is placed but i dont know how.. i would like to appear it this way.
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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 Quesiton Enviroment?

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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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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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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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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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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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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Exam with multiple choice using exsheets

I have seen many examples of multiple choice exams setting the correct with exam. But, is there anyway of doing a mulitple choice with exsheets? I would like something like: 1. Question 1 a) b) ...
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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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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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Constant Solution Spacing in the Exam Documentclass

I'm using the exam documentclass and I would like to keep the spacing between questions the same whether or not the solutions are printed using \printanswers (so it has the effect if the solutions ...
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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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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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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 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 ...
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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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Numbered copies with exam class

I'm trying to create an exam with numbered copies in a single file, using the exam package. I've managed to get everything to work, except that the \gradetable contains as many copies of the questions ...
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Removing solutions in LaTeX source

Let's imagine I'm teaching a class, and I want to use the exam package to write up a homework assignment. I'm aware that I could compile two different PDF documents -- one containing solutions, using ...
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Total number of Questions and Grads/Points in Exam class

I am using the exam template and wonder how to count the total number of questions and the total number of marks to provide the totals on a cover sheet (before declaring them)? Here is what I have. I ...
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Multiple option short-answer exam question

I'm using Philip Hirschhorn's exam document class for an exam paper, and I'd like to include a question in which students can choose two options from a range of questions. My approach is as shown ...
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Remove spacing for each question

I am using the exam class. How can I remove spacing after each choice?
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How can I edit this code so that no numbers display on the right hand side

\usepackage{tabularx} \newcounter{matchleft} \newcounter{matchright} \newenvironment{matchtabular}{% \setcounter{matchleft}{0}% \setcounter{matchright}{0}% \tabularx{\textwidth}{% ...
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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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Print Solution seperately in exam document class

I want to print answers separately after the end of the the questions in exam document class. Guide me. Which is/are the neighbouring countries of India? A. Nepal B. USA C. Thailand D. China Who ...
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\parbox, minipage and wrapfigure issues in exam class

I could not get a proper alignment using either \parbox command or minipage environment as far as wrapping text with figure in the question command or solution environment is concerned. Does anyone ...
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Sections as tasks and titlepage with exam package

I'm currently typesetting an exam using the LaTeX exam package. I really like its functions like adding together points, providing solutions, making grade tables etc. Unfortunetely it still has some ...
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Exam Class: don't print questions

Suppose I am using the exam class. There is an option \printanswers to print solutions, otherwise solutions aren't printed. I would like to suppress questions and just print the solutions. Is this ...
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Add picture in Exam class

I am writing assignment using exam class. I am having difficulty in adding pictures. Could anyone help me with it, please? The following is my work. As a test, I attach the following picture. ...