{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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Theorem numbering as subsections and automatic solutions

I have a problem environment where the counter is coupled to the subsection counter. However this doesn't work with automatic solutions. I tried to couple the solutions counter to the subsections as ...
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change font size in caption for selected figures

I am trying to have some environments in my LaTeX document where the font in general is smaller than in the main text. This means that whenever I include a figure, the caption from the \begin{figure}.....
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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 package How to link Soln environment with theorem counters

Please help with answers package -- refer Please explain \Newassociation and provide an overview of how the package answers works To the same MWE, I have added a subEx theorem environment within the ...
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Lecture notes with embedded exercises and separate keys

I have a collection of lecture notes which have exercises scattered throughout them. I would like to provide a key to these exercises that is a separate file from the compiled notes, but whose ...
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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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Exercise package with Babel

About two years ago, I used the Exercise package with Babel to obtain a document of exercises in French. Now, I can't get it to work : it's always in English, with the exercise header as "Exercise" ...
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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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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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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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How to left-align exercise questions (exercise package)

Given the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{exercise} \begin{document} \begin{Exercise} \end{Exercise} \end{document} How can I make the output ("Exercise 1") left-aligned? I'...
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How to repeat this framework?

How to repeat the command \around in every page automatically on this page. Thank you.
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How to create this document with tikz

Good morning friends; I would be very grateful if you help me create this TD10 document with tikz. Thanks.
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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} \usepackage{...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can I produce exercises in one part of a LaTeX document with selected answers in another?

How can I produce exercises in one part of a LaTeX document with selected answers in another? I could, of course, simply typeset the questions and the answers separately, but this is too likely lead ...
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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 to write a multiple choice test book with LaTeX?

I want to write a book which will consist of many multiple choice exam sheets. Putting the codes below into my preamble, I wrote the question like as \begin{enumerate} \item $2+2=?$ \choice $1$ \...
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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} \...