The {exsheets} package provides flexible means to create exercises and corresponding solutions for exercise sheets, exams and problems in text books.

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how to change the layout of everypage to give every question enough blank space?

\documentclass[10pt,adobefonts]{article} \usepackage{ctex} \usepackage[margin=.75in]{geometry} \usepackage{exsheets,mathpazo,titlesec} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{array} ...
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exsheets vs. siunitx

I want to use \vary from exsheets and \SI from siunitx. The \SI macro parses the first argument (it wants a number), but can it disable with parse-numbers=false, but in this case the \SI doesn't ...
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Prevent exsheets from creating newline at beginning of question

I want to use the exsheets package for some homework sheets in combination with enumitem. When I encapsulate an enumerate environment inside a question environment, the first item of the enumeration ...
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Aligning Exsheets Answer with \printsolutions

When using exsheets package,I have a problem with \printsolution[all]. \documentclass[UTF8,11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{kantlipsum} \usepackage[load-tasks=true]{exsheets} ...
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Aligning Exsheets Question with Enumitem Inline

Follow-up question to For the inline enumerate: controlling the item spacing. I am having a problem with something using Exsheets and XeLaTeX to compile. \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{article} ...
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show solution after each subquestion using exsheets package

I have a scrbook document with chapters and sections and each section contains a set of questions + solutions (using the exsheets package, with numbering reset in every section; see MWE below). Each ...
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examples for some options for the 'solutions' environment?

Can anyone give an example of how to use the 'pre-hook', 'post-hook', 'pre-body-hook' and 'post-body-hook' options for the solutions environment of the exsheets package please? They don't seem to do ...
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spacing between the items of a tasks list

I thought I managed to solve this by tweaking the 'after-item-skip', 'after-skip' &Co settings of the tasks package but I ran into some unexpected issues with page breaks when the number of tasks ...
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Passing the string value of a variable

The MWE bellow uses exsheets package to print the solutions to questions at the end of a book. The code doesn't work as it should as it seems to be an expansion issue. When, instead of ...
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How to make svmono class work with exsheets package?

I've been writing notes in tufte-book class, but it keeps giving me unidentifiable errors. So I'm changing to svmono class. The problem is that it doesn't seem to work with exsheets package. To ...
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How to create two versions of a document?

I've read similar questions, but my problem seems to require a little more sophisticated solution. I have some notes that I want as my lecture notes and as handouts. These two versions will have a ...
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ExSheets includequestions

I have a large file database.tex with a lot of questions and solutions in the format of the ExSheets package. If I include multiple questions with one \includequestions command, the questions are ...
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beamer + exsheets package

Is it possible to use exsheets package with beamer class? I try to do so, but this piece of code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{exsheets} \begin{document} \begin{frame} test \end{frame} ...
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“exsheets”: How to produce a list of questions in two or more columns?

I've come across some problems regarding the exsheets package and the use of multicols. When I try to enclose a series of questions, as seen in the provided example, the columns aren't typesetted as ...
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“exsheets” package: How to use “chapter-hook” when using \printsolutions[all]?

I'm writing a book which includes exercises spreaded through its chapters. To typeset the exercises I'm using the exsheets package. I want to make an appendix with all the solutions listed per chapter ...
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exsheets and tikz matrix

What is the problem with this file? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{exsheets} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix} \begin{document} \begin{question} \begin{tikzpicture} \matrix (magic) ...
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exsheets \vary with tikz \coordinate

I'm trying to use exsheet's \vary command in a tikzpicture: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{exsheets} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (point) at (0, ...
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Problem with numbering of questions in exsheets

When using : \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,oneside]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{verbatim} ...
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exsheets reorder questions

I'm using the excellent exsheets package, and I'd like to have different orders of questions in the different variants of my test. That is, I'd like \variant{1} to print one order of questions, ...
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exsheet print several exams same document

How to print several exams in the same document using exsheets? I need to print several exams using \includequestions[random=1]{easy} \includequestions[random=1]{medium} ...
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Exsheets: how do I print the 'solutions' on the same line?

I want to print (dump) the solutions to questions at the end of the book. If I just use \printsolutions I get every solution on a new line (as a new paragraph). I need to have them on the same line ...
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exsheets varying of question's point value

I'm using exsheets package. I want variations with different point values. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[magyar]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{t1enc} ...
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ExSheets fancy headings breaks

Remarks From the exsheets documentation I grabbed a piece of code to produce fancy headings for questions and solution, but it breaks. It is the fancy heading style on page 49 and 50 in the current ...
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Put points of question into brackets in exsheets

I want align the points value of questions to margin and put inside brackets with exsheets package. MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[load-headings,load-tasks,]{exsheets} ...
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AMSbook documentclass and exsheets problem

I think that there is a problem when you use task lists in amsbook class. Here is an example: \documentclass[12pt]{amsbook} \usepackage[load-headings, load-tasks]{exsheets} ...
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Using cleveref for cross-referencing to exsheets questions

I really like the functionalities offered by exsheets, a package for typesetting exercise sheets and exam papers (and their solutions). One particularly nice feature is the possiblity of assigning ...
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Exsheets does not work with unicode-math package

Here is the code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[vmargin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{xfrac,fontspec,unicode-math} \setmathfont[version=lm]{Latin Modern Math} \setmathfont[version=cambria]{Cambria ...
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How can I get a question's difficulty to be typeset in the question's heading?

In his excellent exsheets package, cgnieder explains how to define custom dividing concepts, such as question difficulty. After difficulty has been as a new dividing concept, each question can be ...
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Exsheets: print solutions per section fails

I'm using the exsheets package to write exercises and solutions in a textbook. My purpose is to list some exercises at the end of each section followed by their corresponding solutions, as intended in ...
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Maintainable approach to adding a title to an exsheets question?

I've started using cgnieder's wonderful exsheets package for my problem sets, but it seems to be missing a valuable functionality: exercise titles. In my case, the latter would prove particularly ...
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How to change the counter of problems or questions and solutions to start from any number?

I have a homework. The problems chosen by the lecturer are often not in arithmetic sequence so I have to change the problem counter (and its solution counter) manually. ...
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How do I extract repeated functionality (exsheets workaround) to make it reusable?

Speaking with Clemens (exsheets maintainer) he pointed me to a workaround by Gonzalo Medina, that helps put verbatim and listings code in the exsheets pseudo (Clemens' word choice) question and ...
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How to automatically provide a blank space after a question based on the solution size?

I want to generate a problem booklet that provides a more accurate space after each question. As I always make the solution as general as possible, I think I can use the size of my solution for the ...
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How to change the title of “question” environment from English to another language?

I want to change the title question in English to other language. How to do that? You can choose any other language in your answer. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{exsheets} \begin{document} ...
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Fixing lstlisting inside exsheets question and solution environments

I am trying to use exsheets to prepare the tests for Foundation of Programming exam. I need to include snippets of C code in some question and solution and I am going to use listings (with the options ...
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Footnotes doesn't work inside tasks

See the following MWE. For some reason the footnotes inside tasks environment are not displayed, while they work in enumeration. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{tasks} ...
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Exsheets improve final grade table with subquestions

Following the question from here: Exsheets: improve subquestions scores features using tasks. Is it possible to automatically generate a table with the following aspect like: \documentclass{article} ...
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Exsheets: improve subquestions scores features using tasks

I have a question that is composed by several subquestions (which is done using tasks). I also want to have a table at the end where I have the score for each question. The questions are as follows: ...
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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 ...
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Odd behavior of random selection of exercises

I'm testing some of the features of the exsheets package. Specifically I'm trying to use \includequestions[<options>]{<list of filenames>} to include some random exercise from some ...