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Exercise 24: Creating an Exam Paper with the exam Class (Solution)

This is a solution to Exercise 24.
\documentclass
[
  12pt,
  a4paper,
  answers,% display the solutions
  addpoints% add up the points so the total can be accessed by \numpoints
]{exam}

\pointsinrightmargin
\bracketedpoints

\unframedsolutions
\SolutionEmphasis

\begin{document}
This exam has \numquestions\ questions worth a total of \numpoints\
points.

\begin{center}
\fbox{\parbox{0.8\linewidth}{\centering
Answer the questions in the spaces provided on the
question sheets. If you run out of room for an answer,
continue on the back of the page.%
}}
\end{center}
\vspace{0.1in}

\makebox[\linewidth]{Name and section:\enspace\hrulefill}

\vspace{0.2in}

\makebox[\linewidth]{Instructor's name:\enspace\hrulefill}

\begin{center}
\gradetable
\end{center}

\begin{questions}
\question Find the derivatives with respect to $x$ of the following
functions:
 \begin{parts}
 \part[\half] $y = x + 1$

 \begin{solution}
 $y' = 1$
 \end{solution}

 \part[1] $y = x^3 + 4x^2 - x + 3$

 \begin{solutionorbox}[1.5cm]
 $y' = 3x^2 + 8x - 1$
 \end{solutionorbox}

 \part[1\half] $y = \cos(x^2)$ 

 \begin{solutionorlines}[1.5cm]
 $y' = -2x\sin(x^2)$
 \end{solutionorlines}

 \end{parts}

\question[1] Which of the following ingredients are used in
mind-controlling cookies?
 \begin{checkboxes}
  \choice arsenic
  \choice cyanide
  \choice curare
  \CorrectChoice secret genetically modified sugar beet
 \end{checkboxes}

\end{questions}

\end{document}

Download examcls.tex or examcls.pdf.

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