{exercises} is about creating exercise sheets including questions or problems, and maybe even their respective answers. Popular packages are {exsheets}, {probsoln}, and {answers}.

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Insert current page number inside `Exercise` environment

For a long question (set with \usepackage{exercise}) I'd like to print the current page number. But on the second page, it prints 1 (red number in the attached picture), while the automatic ...
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Can I configure or adapt ExSheets in order to distinguish “problems” from “exercises”, each type being independently counted?

For reasons that are beside the point, I want to have both exercises, Ex. 1.1, Ex. 1.2, Ex. 1.3, ..., and problems Prob. 1.1, Prob. 1.2, Prob. 1.3, ... Maybe also Example 1.1, Example 1.2, ... ...
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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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How to guarantee a question appears on an exam created using exsheets?

I really have 3 questions that I want to know how to go about when using the exsheets package. My main question is if I have a tex file solely as a database for questions and if I create a separate ...
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Exercise sheet with two enumerated columns

Do you have a simple, minimal template to type Exercise sheets with exercises enumerated with two columns (please check image). Thank you.
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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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how to change font size in package exercise

I would like to decrease the font size when typesetting the answers to exercises using the package exercise. Something like this: {\tiny \shipoutAnswer } But this doesn't work. I can't find how to ...
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How to duplicate content/vboxes?

I am trying to create exercise and answer environments for lecture notes, where I type \begin{exercise}... \end{exercise} followed by \begin{answer}...\end{answer} within the text. I want to include ...
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How to get horizontal parts of an exercise? [duplicate]

My question is how may I specify that the parts to a question be typeset horizontally with the option to specify the amount of rows as well as shown below. It is also essential that the level of ...
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Embedding Examples & Solutions In Worksheets

How can I "embed" examples and solutions into my code to make easy-to-use worksheets and solutions manuals? Context: I am creating a fractions workbook for students, many of whom have many ...
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Exsheets: how to get a counter/reference combining section and question numbers

I am writing a document that has several major sections, and each section will have some exercises and solutions. I am using the exsheets package, which seems to do almost everything I want. However, ...
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Creating a cloze and the solution at once with help of conditions

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation for a lecture that also contains some small exercises. So I needed TeX to create a page where there are just the questions with room between each of them for ...
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How can I style exercises like that?

How can I style exercises like the one in this book but the exercises numbers should not follow the theorems numbers. This page is from Lee's introduction to topological manifolds.
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Problem with adding exercises - “missing \item error”

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \makeatletter \usepackage[dutch]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} %Paragraphs get numbered continuously \usepackage{chngcntr} ...
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How to use \newenvironment; why doesn't this code work? How do I fix it?

I've been trying to find out but my latex skills are too weak to understand what seem like similar problems. When I try this: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{exsheets} ...
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exercise package; how to get counter for a custom exercise type to increment with memoir sections?

Just started learning LaTeX, because I'm trying to write a short math book. I started out using LyX, but ultimately I want more control over the typesetting, so I have to learn LaTeX. Anyway, I want ...
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How to define a new counter independent of section

I am trying to create exercises within a paper, by which the numbering will be as one would expect (1, 2, 3, ...). However, when defining a new counter and theoremstyle: \documentclass{article} ...
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Enumerating inside multi column environment

I'm typesetting a list of high school exercises. I want create a list in the following form Exercise 1 Exercise 2 Exercise 3 Exercise 4 Exercise 5 Exercise 6 Exercise 7 Exercise 8 I'm ...
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subfig vs exercise: LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode

I'm able to use the subfig package in my documents, but not within an exercise environment: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{exercise} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{subfig} ...
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How to make a template latex like this?

I wana ask a question. How to make a template latex like this?
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Shuffle questions in eqexam [duplicate]

Is there a way of shuffling the questions (not only the answers) using eqexam?
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Marking hard exercises in a book with enumitem

In a book, I'd like to mark hard or difficult sections and exercises with superscript \star s. I can do this for sections as shown below using macros for \hard, \very hard inside \section{}. I'm ...
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Hide content to show later

My question appeared about this egreg's answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/210564/15256 I have a list of exercise-answers but I don't want to show the answers immediately but after till I'll pull ...
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Homework Problem Sheet Template

Could someone make this picture of Homework Problem Sheet Template in sample code in LaTeX with the same font size by the way i already add tow pictures in the front of document to make it more cute ...
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Typesetting Multipart Exercises

When I typeset exercises, I sometimes like to provide the exercise number in the left margin rather than as part of the paragraph describing the exercise. This poses a problem when I need typeset ...
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How to typeset subquestions and the corresponding answers

I would like to typeset exercises with subquestions so that in the code I have an answer immediately following each subquestion, but in the output all the answers will be in the end. Also I want both ...
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Macro output as an input in subsequent pythontex command/environement?

I am trying to make a document with one specific math/physics exercise. Of course the exercise consists of input data (i.e. a = 2 cm, b = 3 cm,...) and part where calculations are performed. Just by ...
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Typesetting exercise sheets

I want to typeset weekly exercise sheets for students. Typically, one sheet consists of 2-5 exercises. Additionallly, a version including solutions shall be provided for the tutors. Since more or ...
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ExerciseSelect with counter as key

I would like to use ExcerciseSelect to choose some questions in order to create different assignments. I have more than 140 different questions. Ideally I would like to make something like student 1 ...
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Offline organisation of exercises written in LaTeX

There is a very nice online service called texercises where you can collect, tag and search exercise problems written with LaTeX and then combine them easily to a custom exercise sheet. Since I often ...
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answers using exercise.sty, beginning each chapter on new page

I have a multi-chapter tex document containing lecture notes, problem sets, and solution keys. I'm using exercise.sty to deliver the exercises and their solutions. Everything works great with the ...
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Procedure to write questions

I want to write a LaTeX file in which a question appears after compilation as Question 1 if i write \begin{Question} \end{Question} But then i would like to write answer for that and in that case i ...
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Figure at the bottom of same page as another item

I'm writing up lecture notes which include quick questions for the reader, together with upside-down answers at the bottom of the page. The code I'm currently using for this has basically the ...
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How do I restrict delta here? [closed]

Prove that $\lim_{x\to 1}(x^2-1)=0$ $|(x^2 -1) -0| < \epsilon$ \\* $|x^2 - 1| < \epsilon$ \\* $|(x+1)(x-1)| < \epsilon$ \\* $|x+1||x-1| < \epsilon$ I know I need to restrict delta now ...
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The exercise package in list form

I would like --- using the exercise package --- to make lists of exercises using the ExerciseList environment. The output is supposed to look like in the below example. The exercises are to be ...
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How I can customize fbox and hrule?

I want to customization a sample exercises for a book. I like so much this style: I think that is possible with fbox and hrule, but I don't know how I can do it. No need to use fbox and hrule if ...
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Not breaking the start of an environment for solution of exercises

Let suppose that I have an environment \begin{sol} ... \end{sol} for writing solutions of exercises in a test. For practical reasons, I would like that two or more solutions can be put in the same ...
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How to link an answer to a specific question with exercise package?

I am typesetting some exercises with the following structure, Exercise 1 Some introductory text. 1.1 The first question? 1.2 The second question? Using the exercise package I can accomplish this in ...
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How to restart numbering of Exerciselist?

I have problems with the exercise package. How can I make the second Exerciselist to start at one? \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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An in line Exercise environment

In my lecture notes I want to leave some work as exercises and plan to give solutions later in the text. For example, "The proof of this theorem is left as an exercise (Exercise 1.2)". It must also ...
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Extract problem and solution from files and create problem collection

I have a set of problems and solutions, and I wish to include (some of) them in several different documents. I would like to be able to choose if the solutions should be presented last, or immediate ...
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Exercise enumeration

In order to make it easier to write hand-in assigments, I want to create two environments Subexc and subexc, where I can write the entire exercise down before starting. Subexc is supposed to be run ...
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Are there more to applications of \iftrue and \iffalse?

While reading "TeX for the impatient" on the topics of iftrue and iffalse, I encountered this example, \def\isbigger{\let\bigger=\iftrue} \def\isnotbigger{\let\bigger=\iffalse} \def\test#1#2{\ifnum ...
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Problem Solution Template

I want to create a Latex document like the following one: 1. This is the problem statement in multiple line. Solution: This is the solution of the problem. When there is only on solution, there is ...
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Is there a repository of math exercises written in latex source code available?

Is there a collection of math exercises/exam questions already available for download, especially the ones that have geometric figures and pictures involving related rates and optimizations? I have ...
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Chessboard Book of exercises: Layout template

I am trying to create a book of exercises and I want to make a template. I want to have 3 diagrams side by side. The layout of one exercise is like the description below. I have found out that I can ...
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Latex packages / templates for maths exercises [duplicate]

I'm enrolled in a mathematics course where we are supposed to return our solutions to weekly exercises as PDF files. There seems not to be any general official guidelines other than "it's legible", ...
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Detecting the mode of the exercise package [closed]

I am trying to detect whether the exercise package's option noanswer is on, with the intention of not displaying parts in either mode. Here is my mwe: \documentclass{minimal} ...
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How to customize the question label used by \Question in the exercise package

How can I customize the question label used by \Question in the exercise package? I'm using the exercise package. I want to customize it such that the enumeration generated by \Question uses letters ...
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Questions on designing a dynamic database of exercises

Almost all packages to handle exercises allow us to attach/retrieve meta-data to/from each exercise. Some things one might want when handling exercises are: Filter exercises according to their ...