PowerPoint Basics
PowerPoint Ex. 1-2

Title: Jan's Illustrated Computer Literacy 101

Did you want: Working with Presentations: PowerPoint 2007,2010,2013,2016 or español

You need to use what you just learned, and maybe learn a little more. Complete all parts of the following exercises. Don't forget to backup your Class disk when you have completed the exercises or whenever you stop for the day and saved a document along the way.

This exercise does not use any of the resource files. You will be creating a presentation from scratch.
Full floppy disk How to handle a full Class disk

Where you are:
JegsWorks > Lessons > Presentations

Before you start...

Project 1: PowerPoint Basics
    Getting StartedTo subtopics
    InterfaceTo subtopics
    CreateTo subtopics
    PrintingTo subtopics
    Exercises Arrow to Subtopics
    Icon: Exercise Ex. 1-1: Edit
    Icon: Exercise Ex. 1-2: Create
    Icon: Exercise Ex. 1-3: Notes
    Icon: Exercise Ex. 1-4: On Your Own

Project 2: PowerPoint FormattingTo subtopics

Project 3: Advanced PowerPoint To subtopics


Exercise PowerPoint 1-2: Create from Blank Slides

What you will do:

Create a presentation from blank slides.
Add new slides.
Create a text table.
Remove bullet.
Use the Pre-Print Checklist.
Print handout with header.

Start with: Class disk Icon: PowerPoint with blank presentation

The City Soccer League is having a meeting at the end of the soccer season to present awards. You will create a presentation with slides about the teams' win/loss records.

  1. Open a new blank presentation.
  2. Add two additional slides.
  3. Type in the text below on slides as indicated:

    Slide #1:    Title =      City Soccer League
                          Subtitle =  End of Season Report

    Slide #2:  Title = Team Standings - Level 1
    Bulleted text table =
    Team         Coach        Win/Loss/Tie  (no bullet for this line)
    Lightning    Wagner         5/1/0
    Fireballs     Garcia           4/2/0
    Wolves       Vega            2/3/1
    Tornadoes Yamoto        1/4/1

    Slide#3:   Title = Team Standings - Level 2
    Bulleted text table =
    Team           Coach       Win/Loss/Tie (no bullet for this line)
    Sharks          Black           5/0/1
    Bulls             Sanchez       3/3/0
    Piranhas       Simmons      2/3/1
    Mustangs      Miller            2/4/0


  4. Header: Create a header for a handout that has your name and PowerPoint Ex. 1-2 at the left.
  5. Icon: Printer Use the Pre-Print Checklist and then print the presentation as a handout with 3 slides per page and lines for taking notes and a frame around each slide.
  6. Icon: Class diskSave with the suggested name  City Soccer League.ppt  to your Class disk.

Exercise 1-2 completed