Computer Applications II Unit 5 Pre-test

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Computer Application Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will allow me to analyze your knowledge of Desktop Publishing. It will also enable me to customize our curriculum so you can gain the skills you will need to be successful in this unit. Answer the questions to the best of your ability.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a san serif font?
    • A. 

      Typeface that does not contain serifs.

    • B. 

      Font with "curls" to make reading easier.

    • C. 

      Font that has part of the letters below the baseline.

  • 2. 
    What is this picture an example of?
    • A. 

      Graphic

    • B. 

      Digital Photography

    • C. 

      Both A & B

  • 3. 
    Which of these desktop formatting techniques would not grab a reader's attention?
    • A. 

      Small cap headlines

    • B. 

      Text enhancements

    • C. 

      A lot of white space

  • 4. 
    When reading a newspaper article you see a quote in larger print embedded in the article.  What desktop publishing skill does this represent?
    • A. 

      Gutter

    • B. 

      Quote

    • C. 

      Pull Quote

  • 5. 
    What are autoshapes?
    • A. 

      Pictures of cars

    • B. 

      Lines, circles, boxes, or images imported into a publication

    • C. 

      Pictures from clipart

  • 6. 
    ___________ space is an area of empty space on a page.
  • 7. 
    What color should be used to show authority?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Purple

    • C. 

      Black

  • 8. 
    Which color is calming and refreshing?
    • A. 

      Green

    • B. 

      Blue

    • C. 

      Yellow

  • 9. 
    What color should a room be to enhance productivity?
    • A. 

      Green

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Blue

  • 10. 
    What is the white space between columns called?
    • A. 

      Kerning

    • B. 

      Leading

    • C. 

      Gutters

  • 11. 
    ____________ allows desktop publishers to make a hard copy exactly like the soft copy.
  • 12. 
    Which justification allows a "box" look?  Margins are even on both the right and left side.
    • A. 

      Left justification

    • B. 

      Center justification

    • C. 

      Full justification

  • 13. 
    A reader's eye scans a page that resembles which letter of the alphabet?
    • A. 

      H

    • B. 

      N

    • C. 

      Z

  • 14. 
    Which keys should be held when trying to resize an object?
    • A. 

      Alt + Shift Keys

    • B. 

      Alt + Ctrl Keys

    • C. 

      Shift Key

  • 15. 
    If a promotional poster for an event here at school needed to be posted, what publication would be the best to use?
    • A. 

      Brochure

    • B. 

      Newsletter

    • C. 

      Flyer

  • 16. 
    A ____________ is used to draw attention to text in a document.
  • 17. 
    What publication would be best to use when informing FBLA members of events happening concerning the club?
    • A. 

      Flyer

    • B. 

      Brochure

    • C. 

      Newsletter

  • 18. 
    What should you always do in preparation of a publication?
    • A. 

      Layout

    • B. 

      Proofing

    • C. 

      Planning

  • 19. 
    How do you resize, crop, or move a picture in desktop publishing?
    • A. 

      Format the picture

    • B. 

      Click and drag

    • C. 

      Left click

  • 20. 
    If a picture needs to be light enough to see text on top of it, which format would you choose?
    • A. 

      Watermark

    • B. 

      Buffering

    • C. 

      Light