ACA Cert Prep Illustrator CC
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An XML-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics with support for interactivity and animation. Also called scaleable vector graphics
a type of portable graphic file format that supports lossless data compression, millions of colors and transparency. (Recommended when designing graphics for web use.)
A tool that is used to creating a specified step or gradient from one vectored path or shape to another.
a tool used to subdivide visual sections of a design for web placement.
a type of vectored drawing tool in illustrator that simulates paint strokes with vectored lines.
allows of resizing of graphs without loosing quality. Data is based on mathematical points on a grid.
a type of vectored drawing tool in illustrator that allows user to change the shape of an existing vectored line.
a type of vectored drawing tool in illustrator that allows the user to create angles and smooth curves seamlessly.
The work that must be performed to deliver a product, service, or result with the specified features and functions.
A specific group of people for which you design your documents; can be categorized by age, gender, income
scanned data placed into a file is called this. Also referred to as "bit-mapped."
a work or invention that is the result of creativity, such as a manuscript or a design, to which one has rights and for which one may apply for a patent, copyright, trademark, etc.
A vanishing point is a point in space, usually located on the horizon, where parallel edges of an object appear to converge.
used in graphic design to emphasize important elements and organize content in a logical manner
the first stage in the proper order of the development process for graphic design projects.
the final stage in the proper order of the development process for graphic design projects.
the next stage "after planning" in the proper order of the development process for graphic design projects.
the next stage "after designing" in the proper order of the development process for graphic design projects.
responsible for identifying those who will work on the project, the deadlines required and the tasks needed to complete a job.
in printing, an overage of ink that adds coverage to beyond the trim of the "live area."
the primary method of importing external files into an Illustrator document.
A type of file that supports printing output, that can be imported into illustrator.
Using Adobe illustrator is the best option for creating artwork that needs to be scaled in multiple sizes. That is because Illustrator is a ________________________ graphics program.
In vector graphics, Bézier curves are used to generate smooth curves that can be scaled indefinitely.
Creative work that's not copyrighted and therefore free for you to use whenever you want.
SWF, JPEG, PSD, PNG, and TIFF
A document with multiple art boards can only be exported from illustrator in specific file formats. They are:
adjusting the space between pairs of letters, or characters, to make them more visually appealing, and is particularly important for headlines or large type
shows you the fills, strokes, graphic styles, and effects that have been applied to an object, group, or layer. You can make changes to objects here also.
Printed lines used as guides for final trimming of the pages within a press sheet. Also called "trim marks." In Adobe illustrator they are applied from the "effects" menu.
An Encapsulatd Postscript file (.eps) is a format that is used primarily for designs that will be used in what capacity?
RGB files are file formats that are designed to be used for work that is output for___________________________________
The space between lines of type that can be editing in the "character" panel
A tool that will break apart a vectored graphic where it is pulled across it.
A tool that allows you to activate an item or anchor point for adjustment.
Tool that allows you to scale and/or rotate an item
A tool that allows you to move the viewing document around without effecting the working data.
delete anchor point
this tool allows you to remove an existing anchor point of a vectored line
type on a path
this tool allows you to place text onto a vectored line
this tool allows you to select an anchor point and convert it to a different style of point such as curved or angle or a combination of both.