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Word Chapter 1

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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