April 12, 2002
Point Value: 50
will go over all of the information that has been presented
up to this point. This is the time to get all of your
questions addressed and to go over things that you might
be shaky on.
class will be part lecture and part hands on lab to practice
those concepts that will be featured in the upcoming quiz.
you can't make this class; I highly suggest reviewing
and knowing all of the review and extra credit questions
as they are all fair game for the exam.
fair game is any reading or Internet field trips that
you have been sent on.
luck, I know that you will study and do well on this quiz.
you should know
These are just some concepts for your review of Chapter
What is an Automatic Text Box and how is it used?
An Automatic text box is a text box that is created that
spans the entire page and is created automatically each
time a new page is created. The text box is used to store
How do you change Text Box properties?
Through the use of the Modify dialog box.
What happens if you dont select the Automatic Text
Box option when creating a new document?
Column and margin guides are created and displayed, but
no text box is created.
How is your default Master Page created?
The properties that you select in the New Document dialog
box are automatically applied to your default Master Page.
What are two ways to view Master Pages?
Go to View and select Document Layout Palette. Then double
click on the desired master page within the document layout
palette. Or, go to Page and select desired master page
from the Display submenu.
What is the large link in the upper left portion of a
Master Page called?
The Automatic Text Box control.
How do you replace text within a Text box?
Highlight the text to be replaced and then either begin
to enter text or use the get text command from the file
How do you view text that has over-run its
You need to do one of two things: Extend the existing
text box and increase its physical size by dragging one
of its sizing handle, or create a new text box and link
it to the current box, allowing the text flow to continue
into the new box.
What does the Text box overflow symbol look like?
It looks like a square with an X in it at the bottom right
of a text box.
What do sizing handles look like?
They look like dots around the edge of the text or picture
What is a Style Sheet?
A Style sheet is a number of text formatting instructions
that have been embedded within the paragraph formatting.
How can you change the color of your text?
By selecting the text and changing the color by either
the color palette or the Style Menu and choose color or
within the Color Attributes submenu also located under
the Style Menu.
What is Tracking?
Tracking is a value associated with combinations of both
letter and word spacing of text.
What does the term Baseline refer to?
The imaginary line on which all text appears to rest.
Which unit of measure is baseline shift measured in?
What does the term Paragraph Rule refer to within Quark
A rule that is drawn by Quark either above or below a
What is a Style?
A Style is a list of both character and/or paragraph formatting
assigned to a list or , Style sheet, which is embedded
within your Quark document.
Six Review Questions.
I have compiled various questions from the assigned reading.
The answers to these questions will be posted here during
exam time. You may select up to 10 of the questions to
only stipulation is that ALL QUESTIONS MUST BE COMPLETED
USING QUARK. Please try to apply what you have learned
in each lesson to your file.
if you desire, for one extra credit point each; answer
How do you enable new pages to be created automatically
when importing text?
What are the two Import options when using the Get Text
command? What is each option used for?
How can you make a font appear taller?
How can you make a font appear wider?
What is the definition of an em space?
How does Quark XPress define a paragraph?
What paragraph properties can be controlled in Quark?
What are the six types of Tabs that Quark recognizes?
What does the Fill Character Option do within the Tab
Which tool do you need to use to set Tabs?
How do you create a Tab within Quark.
What are the four properties that you can set within a
What is leading?
What is a Drop Cap?
What are Columns? How do you format them?
How do you define a Style?
How do you apply a Style?
What does Appending a Style sheet refer to?
What are the three Spell checking options within Quark?
In order to understand design I have several web sites
that I would love for you to check out. They will help
you with your Design Review as well as creating your Quark
is quick article
on how typography can impact readablity
as well as tips on getting your piece printed.