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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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Maths Answer Book

Hi I trying to make an answer booklet for a mathematics exam which should look something similar as shown in the picture. I need space for writing answers as well as mark allocation for the question ...
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How to change Solution to Response in latex exam environment [duplicate]

I am preparing response to comments given by the reviewers for my thesis. I wrote each of their comment as a question using exam document class. For giving response to their comments I am using answer ...
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Grade table too long within exam document class

I'm creating my own exam paper and I have 15 different questions. Using the code \gradetable[h][questions] I'm getting a grade table. However as I have so many questions the table it too big I'm ...
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Exam class: Change distance (space) between questions

I am looking for a way to change (increase) the spacing between \question items within a \question environment (shown in red). I was only able to change the distance between the title and the items. ...
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Exam class: grading table without bonus questions

According to the exam class, the grading table should only include the regular point, not the bonus points. However in the example below, the bonus question shows up in the grading table. How can I ...
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Showing points and total points using exercise or any other suitable package

I want to prepare a book with many chapters (and sections), notes, exercises and linked solutions at the end of the book . I decided to adopt the example from on matching enumerated exercises with ...
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Exam class: TikZ-circled choices not aligned to hanging indent

I am typesetting a competition examination paper, and I wanted to satisfy a very specific requirement for the multiple-choice questions: five choices, each with capital letter choice labels all in ...
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Grid width not textwidth when using fillwithgrid (exam package)

When inserting space for answers by \fillwithdottedlines the resulting lines have the same width as textwidth. When using \fillwithgrid the resulting grid is smaller on both sides: \documentclass[...
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LaTeX Exam package: Align choices with oneparchoices

I'm a fairly new LaTeX user, so please excuse me if this is a simple newbie question. I am using the exam package to create, well, an exam. I use both the \choices and \oneparchoices environments and ...
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Using this command in align* environment?

LaTeX newbie here. I am trying to create a mark scheme for an exam (pdfLaTeX). I have a command that writes the marks to a working step which works perfectly in display math mode: \newcommand{\marks}[...
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Exam Class points that don't belong to any question

I'm creating a test, and I would like to award some points for respecting instructions, like this \documentclass[addpoints]{exam} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \title{sandbox} \begin{document} \begin{...
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exam: Formatting the cross-references of questions, parts, subparts, and subsubparts

In the following MWE, how to get the desired format of the cross-references of the questions, parts, subparts, and subsubparts of the exam class with/without cleveref package? \documentclass[12pt]{...
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Exam class, droptotal point is not accurate

I am trying to write an exam document, however the total points per questions are not correct. Here is my minimal working example. \documentclass[12pt,addpoints]{exam} \usepackage{tocbibind} \...
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Exam header and title with a particular design

I'm new to Latex and I'm trying to have the same template for my exam as the ones I created on LibreOffice. Here's what it look like: Do you have some advices for packages or macro that I could use ...
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LyX “exam” document layout - multiple paragraphs per question

I am using Christopher Fuhrman's exam layout in LyX. When using the SmartQuestion style, I can add a numbered list of questions, but I cannot find a way to include paragraph breaks for multiple ...
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Optical Mark Reader answer-sheets?

I found the following nice code in this question Mcq Answer Grid with Tikz but I want to add name box on an answergrid Here is the code : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{xparse}...
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Exams with Beamer

I want to create a document that can be three things: a slideshow presentation, a handout of the presentation with questions followed by enough space that students can write their own answers, and ...
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Unwanted line break after beginning of solution environment in exam class

Question update: Ulrich's answer (and its iterations) largely achieves the desired behavior: An answer environment (ans is the answer environment in the new MWE provided below) where the end is ...
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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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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) [duplicate]

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,...