Technology-Chapter 3 Vocabulary

Jimmy Burma
Bulleted List
list created with each as a seperate paragraph formatted with a hanging indent, a character such as a bullet
Building Blocks
built in designs such as headers and footers
general purpose graphic created by an artist using illustration software
adjusts the difference between the lightest and darkest areas
trims away the areas of the graphic that are not needed
text that is printed at the top of each page
the file format for documents viewed using a browser
paragraph format that decreases the width of lines of text in a specific paragraph
Line Spacing
space between lines of text in paragraph
the white region around the text on a page
how a document is divided into pages
text that is printed at the top of each page
used to position text within a line
Tab Leaders
characters that is repeated to fill the space spanned
Tab Stop
specifies a location with a line of a text
a master document that includes the basic elements for a particular type of document
Text Wrapping
the text will move or wrap around the graphic as it is moved around the page
Why is formatting important?
It is applied to cells to make it easier to understand
What affect does the margin size have on a document?
A margin will make the text more narrow or wider
What is the puprose of including space between paragraphs?
This shows that there is a new paragraph
What is the purpose of graphics in a document
It brightens it up and makes it more intresting
What feature can be turned on to dislplay symbols identifying tabs, spaces, and enters?
Why is it beneficial to save a document as an HTML file?
Word isnt needed to view it, just a browser
What is the purpose of a grpahics handle?
It changes size of the picture