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mathexam, a LaTeX package for typesetting exams.
Copyright (C) 2007 Jan Hlavacek

This package can help you typeset exams (mostly in mathematics and related
disciplines where students are required to show their calculations followed by
one or more short answers). It provides commands for inclusion of space for
calculations, as well as commands for automatic creation of ``answer spaces''.
In addition, the package will automatically create page headers and footers,
and will let you include instructions and space for students to put their

README         This file
mathexam.ins   Batch file, run through LaTeX to generate mathexam.sty
mathexam.dtx   Docstrip archive, run through LaTeX to generate documentation
sample.tex     A sample exam
sample.pdf     A pdf version of the sample exam
mathexam.pdf   A pdf verrsion of the documentation

This program may be distributed and/or modified under the
conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License, either version 1.2
of this license or (at your option) any later version.
The latest version of this license is in
and version 1.2 or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX 
version 1999/12/01 or later.

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (155.5k).

math­exam – Pack­age for type­set­ting ex­ams

The pack­age can help you type­set ex­ams (mostly in math­e­mat­ics and re­lated dis­ci­plines where stu­dents are re­quired to show their cal­cu­la­tions fol­lowed by one or more short an­swers). It pro­vides com­mands for in­clu­sion of space for cal­cu­la­tions, as well as com­mands for au­to­matic cre­ation of “an­swer spaces”. In ad­di­tion, the pack­age will au­to­mat­i­cally cre­ate page head­ers and foot­ers, and will let you in­clude in­struc­tions and space for stu­dents to put their name.

Li­cense The Project Public Li­cense
Copy­right2007 Jan Hlavacek
Main­tainer Jan Hlavacek
Con­tained inTeX Live as math­exam
MiKTeX as math­exam
Topics sup­port for type­set­ting math­e­mat­ics
ex­ams, quizzes, etc.
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