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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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Putting [Turn over at the end of a page

How to put the phrase [Turn over at the end of the first page (and the subsequent odd numbered pages) of the following code. Thanks in advance. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,addpoints]{exam} \...
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How do you use multiple Question environments with the Exam document class? [duplicate]

I'm making a study guide for one of my classes to share with others since it'll be much smoother than them deciphering my handwriting. I want to separate it into sections based off previous exams, but ...
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Logo towards the left

In the following code, how to put a logo to the left keeping the content under the title still centered and at the same level as the logo. Appreciate any suggestions. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,...
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Table of contents containing list of exercises in exam cls

I need to include a toc in the first page of a multiple pages document containing exercises with solutions. I don't know if this should be named table of contents or rather list of exercises (like ...
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exam class :automatic insertion of a new page after end{solution}

I use the exam class to write my exercise sheets. Sometimes the solutions are printed and sometimes there are not. When the solutions are not required I need the exercises to be printed one after ...
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Want to add Test paper using the Exam class in my memoir class book.

I am publishing a book in Lecture form. In which every section is with concepts and problem solving with assignment. And in the end, there is a small quiz of 6 to 10 problems. I have a test paper ...
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Using exam question counter as an argument

I am trying to use the exam class to create a study guide for my students that has all of the answers at the end of the document. I would like to have the answers automatically labeled by question ...
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Overlapping \part labels when using mulitple multicols environments in a \question (exam.cls)

I am creating an answer key booklet using exam.cls for a question sheet that I had made for some students. Along with that, I've used the multicol package to create a 2-column structure within a ...
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How do I get permission for exam materials?

MWE \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{ulem} book = 1 phone = 0 photocopy = 1 internet = 0 tablet = 1 \begin{document} Book, \xout{phone}, photocopy, \xout{internet}, tablet, \ldots\ free or open. ...
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How to do subexercises or exercise parts with the xsim package?

I quite often see, and myself create, exercises which consist of multiple subexercises or parts, like this: # Exercise 1 Two cars are traveling in opposite directions. They are 2.7km apart, driving ...
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Putting points at the bottom right corner of the question

I am preparing an exam and want to state the score to the relevant question in the very next line at the bottom right corner of the statement of the question, like [5 points]. I looked at this, which ...
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Exam class: Randomising the choices

Any ideas how to overload the choices environment provided by exam class to obtain randomised choices with option to fix any one of the choices?
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how can I add the partial scores of each individual part to the final table under the row of question 2?

how can I add the partial scores of each individual part to the final table under the row of question 2? I would like a table like this one: \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \usepackage[italian]{...
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TikZ: Font \nullfont has only 7 fontdimen parameters

For the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,addpoints]{exam} \usepackage[]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum,graphbox,mdframed,array,ragged2e,booktabs,fmtcount,multicol,multirow,tabularx,cellspace,...
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Make options al horizontal instead vertical in multiple choice

I want to type some multiple choice questions. I have the following code. The problem is that in some questions I need options in one line and evenly spaced, and in some questions I need two in one ...
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exam: Conditionally printing singular/plural form of marks/questions/pages

Following-up this answer, I would like to know to make \NAMEquestions print the word "questions" in case of multiple questions exam and "question" in case of a single question exam? For example, in a ...
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Exam.cls - Formatting points in the margin

Today, i'm writing my question with the exam.cls. I would like to format the questions like that : But unfortunately it is not possible to keep points in left margin with the \qformat command. So i ...
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Equation numbering and solutions exam class

I use the exam class for exams. When I use equations in the solution environment, the counter for equation numbering is updated, even when the solutions are not printed. Is it possible not to consider ...
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Best way to create a repository for exams

I'm a teacher of an elementary school and I'm using \LaTeX through Overleaf(w/ exam class) in order to create my exams. After almost one year of work, I have a lot of exams in my folders and I would ...
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Aligning points in right margin

I was wondering if someone could help me align the marks in the right margin. Thanks in advance!! \documentclass{exam} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[left=1cm, right=4cm, top=2cm]{geometry} ...
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How to create empty boxes at right page margin in exam class

I want to create exams. Therefore I will use the exam package. How can I create emtpy boxes at the right page margin? I need this for adding up the earned points of each question. My current ...
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How to write “Thank you” at the end of the page in multi-choice questions?

In previous question three days ago How to write "End" and "Thank you very much" at the end of the page?, I just want to put at the end of the page. However, I have tested with the ...
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Footer problem when using exam class with title

I'm using the exam class and I want to have currentPage/totalPages printed in the footer to hopefully avoid students missing a page. The problem is that when using /maketitle the first page always ...
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How to write “End” and “Thank you very much” at the end of the page?

I would like to set up an environment for multiple choice questions, such that the list of the questions and answers as in figure, and some lines of comments like "End", "Thank you very much", will be ...
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Keeping a diagram + question on the same page/column with the exam class

I use the exam class to write multiple choice questions, and I frequently use tikz to make a diagram that precedes a question. How can I make sure that each diagram+question doesn't break across a ...
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Exam package: How can I stick part and solutionbox together?

I'm using the exam class and have the problem with the parts enviroment in combination with the solutionorbox enviroment. The part and the corresponding solutionorbox should be on the same page. Here ...
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True/False questions in Moodle package (LaTex)

I am using Moodle Package (fom CTAN) to make quizzes for Moodle. All is going well except I cannot find question type True/False in the manual or google. It does have question types multi (Multiple ...
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How to change position of marks in a question paper template

I am using {exam} document class for question paper setting. In the generated pdf marks are almost on the right boundary as I take printout. Can I shift it slightly left or at least at right-aligned ...
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Recent update of exam class gives an error on earlier working file

This question has been derieved from two questions- the first question here solved by @Gonzalo and the follow up question here solved by @touhami. Now, I get the same error that of the follow up ...
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How to change alignment?

I would like to move "Consider the possible triangle with...", the part above (b) to be aligned with the original question "In triangle PQR, ...". I tried \noindent but that doesn't work. \...
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Suppress points in exam class

How do I globally suppress the display of points (for questions and for parts) in exam class? I like to have the points display on the question sheet, but not on the answer (questions+solutions) ...
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How to place point-count information on the line of a displayed equation in exam document class

I was preparing a question paper in exam document class where I am dropping the points at right. Now if I have a displaystyle equation line as the last line of my question, then the points are getting ...
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Problem in documentclass(exam)

I am writing an MCQ test using exam class. The main.tex is under: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{exam} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm} \usepackage{ifthen,amsfonts,amssymb,dsfont} \usepackage{etoolbox,...
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Header Exam package

I am try make example header in picture exam class with minimal \documentclass{exam} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[export]{adjustbox} \begin{document} \begin{minipage}{3cm}...
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How to left align the dropped points in the right margin in “exam” class and to add “Turn over” to every odd page footer

I was making a question paper in exam class. There I have met with following two challenges. I want to drop the points at the right margin with left alignment. But here by default it is right aligned....
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Exam class two pages on one

I have an exam class document (with \headrule, \lhead, \chead, \rhead) that takes half an A4 page in portrait orientation. How can I print two exams on one A4 page,one above the other?
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exam: How to add a vertical skip to the question head and remove its body indentation?

For the following MWE, \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \begin{document} \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} \qformat{\textbf{\underline{Question (\thequestion) [\totalpoints\ Marks]}}\hfill} \...
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exam: Calculating parent question marks based on its children's

I would like to calculate the total marks of the questions, parts, and subparts based on their children's. \documentclass[addpoints,answers,10pt]{exam} \marksnotpoints \marginpointname{ marks} \...
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exam-minipage: Using minipage inside the header

Following-up my previous questions [1,2], I, instead, tried using minipage environment in order to able to freely break the lines and use the exam macros (e.g. \numquestions) where I couldn't in case ...
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exam-tabularx: Vertical centering of cells inside header

For the following MWE, how can I vertically center the cells inside the header? \documentclass[ addpoints, ]{exam} \usepackage{lipsum,graphbox,mdframed,array,ragged2e,booktabs,fmtcount,multicol,...
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exam: Making the header a stack of tables with different number of columns

For the header, I would like to make it consist of three rows with a different number of cells. However, I tried the following where I piled up three tables which made the final result not decent. ...
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exam: Converting number to string and capitalizing the result

Here, \bfseries\MakeUppercase{\numberstringnum\numpoints} results in one5 instead of FIFTEEN. Additionally, the capitalization doesn't work for the rest of the elements (e.g. \MakeUppercase{\...
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exam-mdframed: Spreading a specific number of dots over a specific length and centering them

Following-up this answer, I would like to: 1- specify the length over which the dots are spread 2- and center them in addition to controlling both the left and right margin skips. \documentclass{...
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How to display a bifurcated function definition in exam class?

I am a Maths tutor and I have started using LaTeX recently. I am facing a little trouble while displaying a function definition in a question related to continuity. I am using exam class and amsmath ...
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How to write problem just after numbering without any vertical space

In documentclass exam, \documentclass{exam} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question \begin{equation*} \mbox{Let } f(x,y)= \left \{ \begin{array}{ll} \frac{x}{y}...
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Textbook with exam questions and solutions all bundled together using exsheet

I would like to thank those who have edited my question, and thoae who had answered the previous post. I am trying to write a book with the following key features Questions laid out in the exam class ...
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Adding marks of different questions in exam class

I have generated the following document using exam class. I would like to add the marks for each of Questions 2, 3 and 4 and write the total either next to underneath the Section II heading. I know ...
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How to change numbering of questions in exam mode?

Basically our exam department restricted to put five question each of 15 marks. each question have three sub parts each of five marks ( should be denoted by (a), (b), (c)) and 100% option means these ...
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Add an extra row to grade table in exam class

Consider the following MWE. \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \begin{document} \begin{questions} \question [10] First question text. \question [20] Second question text. \end{questions} \...
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How to create a simple question source placeholder in exam class?

The following the output i get from my MWE given below: Note that, I have defined a command \qfrom to add the source of the question in each case. It will be empty when the source of the question is ...