soup is a package for facilitating the creation of word search puzzles (aka alphabet soups) and variations using numbers or other symbols in LaTeX documents.
A puzzle is a field of random letters in which a set of words are hidden, and the reader seeks to find those words.
A F N H L P K P L E F T L P N L U W G H A L C B I M D O T F
In the above example soup, two words are hidden: hello and left.
The soup package generates alphabet soups, number soups, and soups built from a user-specified list of symbols.
It relies on the following packages:
- tikz (unless usetikz=false specified at load)
tikz is somewhat optional as the basic features have also been implemented using a
The development repository for this package is hosted at https://gitlab.com/simers/soup
Copyright (C) 2017 by Thomas Simers
This file may be distributed and/or modified under the conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License, either version 1.3 of this license or (at your option) any later version. The latest version of this license is in: http://www.latex-project.org/lppl.txt and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX version 2005/12/01 or later.
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soup – Generate alphabet soup puzzles
Generate alphabet soup puzzles (aka word search puzzles), and variations using numbers or other symbols.
Provides macros to generate an alphabet soup style puzzle (also known as word search puzzles or "find-the-word" puzzles). Allow creating numbersoup and soups with custom symbol sets.
|Licenses||The LaTeX Project Public License 1.3|
|Copyright||2017 Thomas Simers|
|Contained in||TeX Live as soup|
MiKTeX as soup