makeformsprogram. A number of forms are available already, but if you wish to generate your own, you can use
makeformsyourself. You need to decide
scanExamonly or also by
bcdencoding for the student ID and exam code (the default) or spell it out in full decimal.
.psand the data file will be base
ps.inclin the directory. Then run
|-fs||to include formscanner|
|-di||to not use bcd|
|-32||to be duotrigesimal|
|-do||to say okay to design by program|
|-h height||to give height as option, ie. length of edge|
|-w width||the perpendicula lenght taken up by the answer form|
|-mc number||to specify number of MC questions|
|-nq number||to specify number of numerical questions|
makeforms mc21f -fs -do -h 3300 -mc 21 -nq 0
The postscript form base
will have a line of the form
%%BoundingBox: 70 0 360 207 % xmax is fake
Subtract the second number from the fourth and divide by 72. That must be the dimension (in inches) specified by the epsfysize command in your cover page.
A collection of forms and their data files is in this tar file.