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Study notes for Ezine typography.
Terms in this set (13)
the style, arrangement, and appearance of text
the height of a lowercase letter not including the ascenders or descenders
the invisible line upon which a line of text rests
The part of certain lowercase letters (b,d,f,h,k,l,t) that extends above the x height.
The lowercase letters that fall below the baseline(characters g, j, p, and q)
Imaginary line running along the top of non-ascending, lowercase letters.
the height of capital letters from the baseline to the top of caps
A font that has curved or extended edges, also called feet. Times Roman is a serif font.
A font with straight edges, and thus no serifs at the ends. Helvetica and Arial are examples of sans serif fonts.
The point system is the standard unit of measurement for type. 72 points equal an inch.
The space between lines (baselines)
overall spacing between letters and words
horizontal spacing between pairs of letters
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