Project 1: Word Basics

Title: Jan's Illustrated Computer Literacy 101

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1. Characteristics like bold, italics, and underline are called _____.

  a. fonts

  b. font styles

  c. formatted fonts

  d. font variations

2. In the Font drop list on the Formatting toolbar, the fonts listed first are _____

  a. fonts that come with Word

  b. the most commonly used fonts

  c. the most recently used fonts

 d. Word's suggestions for appropriate fonts for your document

3. To access Help for Word you could _____

 a. press SHIFT while clicking the thing you want help about

 b. select  Help  from the menu

  c. select  Help  |  Contents 

 d. click Button with question mark inside a speech bubble or  Button with question mark inside a blue circleon the Standard toolbar  

4.  A file that contains definitions of the paragraph and character styles for your document and all things you customized like toolbars and menus is called a _____.

  a. guide 

  b. pattern

  c. base document

 d. template

5. You insert a graphic but it is too big. To resize it you would _____.

  a. double-click on the graphic to bring up the Graphic dialog box where you can set the size

  b. drag the edges of the graphic to resize it

  c. click the graphic to show the handles and drag a handle to resize the graphic

  d. from the menu select  Format  |  Graphic  to open the Graphic dialog box where you can set the size.

6. The total number of pages in your document is found _____.

  a. only under  File  |  Document Properties 

  b. on the status bar

  c. under  View  |  Statistics 

 d. on the title bar after the document name

7. To create a border around a paragraph, you would _____.

  a. right click the paragraph and choose  Borders and Shading...  

  b. from the menu choose  Format  |  Borders 

  c. from the menu choose  Format  |  Borders and Shading... 

 d. right click the paragraph and choose  Borders 

8. To show the paragraph marks on the page you would click the button _____

  a. Button showing lines with dots to left

  b. Button with question mark and arrow at left

  c. Button with magnifying glass over page

 d.  Button with paragraph symbol

9. Word can reverse the actions that you do. The Undo list can contain _____ .

  a. only the last action

  b. the last 10 actions

  c. the number of actions that you picked in Options

 d. as many actions as your computer memory can handle (max. of 100)

10. To copy the formatting of selected text to another place in the document use _____. 

 a. the Format Painter button

 b. the Copy button

  c. the menu  Format  |  Copy 

 d. the menu  Edit  |  Copy Format