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Word 2010 - MOS - Wiley 3

Character Formatting
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character
Any single letter, number, symbol, or punctuation mark.
character styles
A style that is applied to individual characters or words that users have selected.
font
A set of characters that have the same design.
monospace
A font in which all of its characters take up the same amount of horizontal space.
paragraph styles
A style in which the formats are applied instantly to all text in the paragraph where the insertion point is located, whether or not text is selected.
point size
A measurement that refers to the height of characters with one point equaling approximately 1/12 of an inch.
proportional space
A font in which the horizontal spacing varies.
sans serif
A font that does not have the small line extensions on its characters
serif
A font that has small lines at the beginning and end of characters and that is usually used with large amounts of text.
Text Effects
A new font command group that adds a distinctive appearance, such as outlines, shadows, glows or reflections, to selected text.