Technology - Chapter 3 Vocabulary

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Kassidy Skuza

Bulleted List

each item is a seperate paragraph formatted with a hanging indent

Building Blocks

built in designs such as headers and footers

ClipArt

general purpose graphics created by an artist using illistration software

Contrast

adjusts the difference between the lightest and darkest areas

Crop

trims away the areas of the graphic that are not needed

Footer

usually used to include page number, file name author's name and date; displayed at the bottom of the page

Header

usually used to include page number, file name author's name and date;displayed at the top of the page

HTML

file format for the documents viewed using a browser

Indent

often used for lists, outlines or entries

Line Spacing

space between lines of text in a paragraph

Margins

white regions around a text in a paragraph

Pagination

how a document is divided into pages

Tab

used to position text within a line

Tab Leaders

character that is repeated to filll the space spanned by a tab

Tab Stop

specifies a location within the line of text

Template

master document that includes the basic elements for particular types of documents

Text Wrapping

wraps text around a selected area

Why is formatting important?

It is applied to cells to make it easier to understand.

What effect does the margin size have on a document?

A margin will make the text more narrow or wider.

What is the purpose of including space between paragraphs?

This shows that there is another paragraph and you can add text in between the paragraphs later if needed.

What is the purpose of graphics in a document?

It brightens the document up and makes it more interesting to look at and captures your eye.

What is the name of a typical 8.5" * 11" paper?

It is a letter style piece of paper.

What feature can be turned on to display symbols identifying tabs, spaces, and enters?

The show/hide button.

Why is it beneficial to save a document as an HTML file?

You do not need word to view it, you just need a browser.

What is the purpose of a graphics "handle"?

It changes the size of a graphic and moves it.

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