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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Printing Solutions on Different Page

I have the following source code that generates random questions regarding conversions from Arabic to Roman Numerals. I would like the solutions to be printed on a new page after the exercises end. I ...
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TikZ Circle/Ellipse Around Text, Part 2 - ExSheets Spacing

This is a follow up to Part 1 TikZ Circle/Ellipse Around Text. My new problem: Since combining the answer from the last thread with ExSheets, there extra spacing around the correct answer. Why? ...
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What is causing a blank column below wrapfigure until end of chapter?

It happens when a wrapfigure is placed (by the system, not by myself) beside an ExSheets question. This is a minimal working example: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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How to make \begin{gather} work inside ExSheets' \begin{solution}?

My minimal (not-)working example is as follow. It works only if I comment out the \begin{gather} and \end{gather} lines. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{exsheets} ...
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Hide counter for exsheets solution environment

I am using counter-format=se.qu. for my questions which gives the following output In my case I want to hide the counters from solutions (so that I only get Lösungsvorschlag. there without the 3.1) ...
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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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How to print only odd-numbered solutions with ExSheets?

I want to have a section at the end of each chapter with the solutions of only odd-numbered questions.
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How to expand ExSheets question environment to show user-defined blank space for solution?

This is my minimal not-working example: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{exsheets} \newenvironment{exerciseWithSpace}[1]{\begin{question}}{\end{question} ...
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How can I change margins of mdframed boxes that enclose ExSheets questions?

I successfully enclosed my ExSheets questions with mdframed boxes by using the following code line: \SetupExSheets{question/pre-body-hook=\mdframed,question/post-body-hook=\endmdframed} Now, I ...
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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 refer to ExSheets question using “Chapter.Question” format?

I've successfully configured ExSheet questions to write "Exercise 1.1", "Exercise 1.2", and so on before each exercise. But when use \ref{} command to refer to them, I get "Exercise 1", "Exercise 2", ...
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How can I add Subtitles to ToC with ExSheets?

I know how to add questions to the Table of Contents using exsheets key questions-totoc. I would like the Table of Contents to have question subtitles, so my students (and I) know what the questions ...
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Asymptote and Exsheets

How can I use asymptote language inside an exsheets question? For example, the code below will compile perfectly fine. But if the asypicture environment is moved inside the exsheets question ...
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exsheets: Link Solutions back to Questions

Using exsheets, I'd like to link questions to their solutions and solutions back to their questions. This issue is also discussed in the question How to automatically links questions and solutions ...
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exsheets: how to use skip-below with custom heading

I am using exsheets for making problem sets and worksheets. I made a custom heading, but now skip-below key does not work: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{exsheets} ...
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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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exsheets and \PrintSolutionsTF Question

Am I missing something very basic with the exsheets package and its \PrintSolutionsTF command? I figured that if I set \SetupExSheets{solution/print=true} I would get 4 (this works) and for ...
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Converting latex to html using exsheets, and keeping equations as latex

I have been successfully using the configuration described in the excellent answer to keeping equations as latex, so as to use MathJax. Now I wish to also use the exsheets package (for creating ...
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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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Reset counter with starred sections as well (example using exsheets)

I am typesetting exercise/exam sheets with the “exsheets” package. It allows me to reset the question counter with every other counter step (e.g. with every section). Unfortunately this does not work ...
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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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Exsheets counters for new question pairs

When defining a new question/solution pair, is it possible to specify that it should get its own counter? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{exsheets} \NewQuSolPair{query}[name=Query]{exsol} ...
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CurrentQuestionID not expanding in Exsheets

I would like to be able to call \CurrentQuestionID within a question, specifically in a \IfQuestionPropertyTF statement, but it seems that \CurrentQuestionID is not expanding when called within a ...
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Problematic question subtitles in exsheets

I'm using the excellent exsheets package to write the problem sections of a book. Because I need titles for the questions, I'm using the subtitle functionality built in the package. So even though it ...
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Change title of question in exsheets

Is there any way to change the title of questions created with exsheets? I would like the title to be like "Lecture 1 - Exercise 1", instead of "Exercise 1".
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Inserted text in tasks

I'm using the great exsheets and tasks packages to create my exercises. I want the follow: in environment tasks insert plus text, which is not part of task (plus instruction or information). For ...
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Package for redirecting from questions to answers

Good evening, could someone tell me which package should I use in order to be redirected from the number of a question to its answer. In detail, suppose that I have written some questions and their ...
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Splitting Exsheets Answers into Two Lines

MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb} \usepackage [english]{babel} \usepackage [autostyle, english = american]{csquotes} ...
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Exsheets is going on a new line

How do I disallow exsheets from starting a question on a new line if I have to use the enumerate environment immediately in it? \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper, top=3cm, ...
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No vertical space between question title and question

In a book I am writing I want to write various exercises for problems. For this purpose I am using the package exsheets. How can I ensure that the text for the question is immediately after the ...
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Exsheets: Print solutions in footnote

I'm trying to display the solutions to questions in a footnote. So far I have tried two approaches. The easy one is to simply wrap the solution environment in a \footnotetext, which works reasonably ...
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How to automatically links questions and solutions with the Exsheets package?

I'm writing up some lecture notes that contain questions/problems for the reader scattered accross the text. The solutions are provided in the end of each chapter. Exsheets appears to be a nice ...
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Exsheets and pythontex compatibility

I am using exsheets and pythontex packages in order to make a book of exercises. I have noticed that pycode environment cannot be used inside question (or solution) environment of exsheets. However, ...
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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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I want to reset the question numbering under each section?

I am using exsheets to type questions and answers. When I start a new section, the question number continues from the previous one. How do I reset it it and make it start from number 1 again? Here is ...
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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” 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 ...