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Alignment

refers to the placement of paragraph text relative to the left and right margins

Left alignment

aligned at the left margin, leaving the right margin uneven

center alignment

centered between left and right margins

right alignment

aligned at the right margin with an uneven left margin

justified alignment

text aligned evenly at both the left and right margins

line spacing

the distance between lines of a text in a paragraph

bulleted list

list of information

bullet

which uses text symbols

numbered list

uses consecutive numbers or letters to introduce each item in a list

dot leader

displays between the columns of the list

leader character

creates a solid, dotted, or dashed line that fills space to the left of a tab character

top level points

the main points in a smartart graphic

subpoints

indented second level bullet points

anchor

what the object is associated with

artistic effects

formats applied to images that make pictures resemble sketches or paintings

bar tab stop

A vertical bar that displays at a tab stop.

center tab stop

text is centered around the tab stop

decimal tab stop

A tab stop in which the text aligns with the decimal point at the tab stop location.

drawing objects

shapes, curves, & lines to create your own graphic

field

placeholder that displays preset content such as the current date, the file name, a page number, or other stored information

floating objects

can be positioned at a specific location in a document of in a layer over/behind text in a document
In-line:part of the paragraph

formatting marks

Special symbols, representing spaces, tabs, and paragraphs, that do not appear on paper when a document is printed.

graphics

drawings, pictures, or other illustrations inserted in a document to either explain data or enhance the appearance of text on a page

inline object

An object in a document that can be repositioned as if it were a character in the line of text

left tab stop

A tab stop in which the text is left aligned at the tab stop and extends to the right.

margins

the white space surrounding the content of a page at the top, bottom, left and right sides, defining where a line of text begins and ends

nonprinting characters

characters such as paragraph marks and tab symbols that are not printed in a document but that can be displayed on the screen

WordWrap

Allows you to type words continually without pressing the ENTER key at the end of each line

Toggle Button

Turns formatting marks on and off

Text Wrapping

forces the text following the break to begin at the beginning of the next line

Text Effect

Enhancements made to the overall appearance of text.

Text Box

Container for text that can be placed and formatted randomly

Tab Stop

a formatting feature that allows the user to control where a line of text will be entered and how the text will be aligned; so that when the tab key is pressed, the insertion point will move to that location

Spin Box

Small box with an upward and downward pointing arrow that enables you to move rapidly through a set of values by clicking

SmartArt

Graphic that visually communicates information-graphical lists, diagrams, and charts

Shapes

Drawing objects that can be inserted in a document

Picture Styles

Frames, shapes, shadows, borders, and other special effects that can be added to an image to create an overall visual style for the image.

Numbered List

a sequential number or letter comes before each new line of text

Nudge

move in small incriments

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