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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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} \begin{...
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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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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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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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How to hook to solution environment of exam class to put the answers in the end of document

I want to put the answers to the end of the document, just like the way Martin Scharrer did in his reply to the question tex core - Showing Solutions of the Questions "separately" - TeX - LaTeX Stack ...
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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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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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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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Reset question numbering in exam class without affecting grade table

Purpose: I need to create a document that contains multiple individual exams. I have already applied heavy customisations to the exam class so I wish to continue using it rather than having to start ...
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How to output the solutions/answers in two or more columns in eqExam?

The default format for the solutions output in eqExam is in single column. Many times I just want to give an answer or a hint instead of a complete solution, so I would like to output the answers in ...
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How to correct alignment in exam class page layout?

I'm creating MCQ paper using EXAM class. \begin{center} Section II \newline Multiple Correct Answer Type \newline This section contains 10 Multiple Choice questions. Each question has four choices (...
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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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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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Exam document class

I have to include the exam.cls file in every single project folder I work on. Is there a way to load the exam.cls file into texstudio so I do not have to keep a copy of this file in every folder? I ...
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exam document class: different points for different student groups

In the exam class, is there a way to have different points for different groups of students? In particular, what I want to do is have: Regular problems that are required for all students Additional ...
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Redefining \pointname for exam class

I want to use to customize commands in exam.cls to my use. The point 1 for general purpose and the point 2 for use in arabic language 1/ The first customization concerns the environment ''...
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Embedding tables into questions in exam class documents

I am writing a test in the exam class and having a bit of trouble. I'd like to embed a table into a question but doing so produces the "multiply-defined" warning and breaks the flow of the questions ...
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Problem with examdesign and twocolumn in Debian 8

I have a problem when I compile a tex document of the examdesign class, with the "twocolumn" option and have Debian-8 (Jessie) on my computer. I have the XFCE 4.10 desktop, just in case the ...
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itemize inside tabularx seems to break exam class gradetable

I'm using the exam class. If I use the itemize environment inside a tabularx, LaTeX gives me warnings when I use the gradetable command: LaTeX Warning: Reference `question@1' on page 1 undefined on ...
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Creating multiple choice questions with answers without exam class

I am trying to make multiple choice questions and I saw your answer to a similar question. \documentclass{article} %-------------------------------------------------------------------- %------------...
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Typing MCQ using exam class and print question and answer seperated and continuously

Type I Printing Questions only Which of the following is/are true for the given numbers. 2, 5, 1, 5, 7, 9, 5, 6, 2. (a) Mean = 4.67 (b) Mode = 9 (c) Median = 5 (d) All ...
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How to make post processing changes?

I'm not a Latex expert so I might be using the wrong terminology. I would like to create a package that make some post processing calculation and write the result to the document. More specifically, I ...
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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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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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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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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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Creating a Multiple Choice Math Test with LaTeX and Automating It

I have decided to write an application which can manage test questions related to Mathematics. This application will use LaTeX as an intermediate format between questions and PDF output. Questions ...
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examdesign document class not working in texmaker?

I am using texmaker in ubuntu 14.04 it is working fine for article report and other classes but only examdesign class is not working, I will appreciate any help or idea.
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How do I disable headers and footers in the exam class?

I am writing a very large class file for my University, which can generate different kinds of documents (depending on the kind of options). One of the types is an exam. All these documents have to ...