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True/False
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 1. 

InDesign is not a comprehensive photo manipulation application like Photoshop.
 

 2. 

In InDesign, the workspace cannot be customized.
 

 3. 

The default workspace in InDesign is called Essentials.
 

 4. 

Ruler guides are horizontal and vertical rules that you can position anywhere in a layout as a reference for positioning elements.
 

 5. 

InDesign offers the ability to present information in a table format.
 

 6. 

To put text on a curved path, like a circle, you’re best choice is to use Illustrator because InDesign is limited in this capacity.
 

 7. 

The Pages panel only shows page icons for the pages in the document that contain artwork or text.
 

 8. 

InDesign is powerful enough to create complex projects, like a magazine layout or a cookbook.
 

 9. 

Docking panels is not the same as grouping panels.
 

 10. 

There are four different ways to view the Tools panel.
 

 11. 

Hidden objects will still print.
 

 12. 

InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are all manufactured by the same software company.
 

 13. 

The only way to access the Zoom tool is to click it in the Tools panel.
 

 14. 

The only way to access a tool is to click it in the Tools panel.
 

 15. 

You can view the Tools panel as a single or a double column.
 

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Which of the following is used for scrolling or moving around the document?
a.
Scroll tool
c.
Zoom tool
b.
Hand tool
d.
Navigator tool
 

 2. 

When you click the Zoom tool and move the pointer over the document window, the pointer
becomes the Zoom pointer as indicated by what symbol?
a.
Exclamation point
c.
Black arrow
b.
The letter Z
d.
Plus sign
 

 3. 

Which of the following functions does the pasteboard provide?
a.
Pasting
c.
Transforming
b.
Storing
d.
Measuring
 

 4. 

When you choose a panel from the Window menu, instead of from the workspace, it appears in ____ view.
a.
Expanded
c.
Thumbnail
b.
Collapsed
d.
Icon
 

 5. 

Hidden tools are indicated by what in the Tools panel?
a.
Eye icon
c.
Small black diamond
b.
Hand icon
d.
Small black triangle
 

 6. 

Double-clicking a single page icon in the Pages panel does what to the icon?
a.
Makes the page icon blue
b.
Makes the page icon black
c.
Deletes the page icon
d.
Makes the page icon highlighted
 

 7. 

The arrangement of windows and panels in InDesign is called the ____.
a.
Artboard
c.
Workspace
b.
Document window
d.
Scratch area
 

 8. 

The Type tool is an example of what type of tool?
a.
Selection tool
c.
Item Creation tool
b.
Shape tool
d.
Transform tool
 
 
Case Based Critical Thinking

Katie works at a small advertising company that specializes in photo retouching. She is promoted to start a new division - one that will design brochures, magazines, and other types of print pieces for clients.
 

 9. 

Katie knows that Smart Guides appear automatically when____.
a.
You add objects to the document
b.
There is an error in the document
c.
You delete a table from a document
d.
You move objects in the document
 

 10. 

Many designers in the company are now making the transition to working in InDesign, and Katie is in charge of training them. She explains that working smart in InDesign is important, and ____ is an effective way to keep related panels together.
a.
Docking panels
c.
Using the Pages panel
b.
Grouping panels
d.
Expanding panels
 

 11. 

In a report to the owners, Katie explains that each of her new workstations must be equipped with Adobe InDesign, which is primarily a ____ type of application.
a.
Word processing
c.
Drawing
b.
Photo manipulation
d.
Layout
 

 12. 

One of the company’s new clients is a local magazine - and Katie is the lead designer. She designs a cover that shows a single photo that extends to all four edges of the cover. When setting up her cover template in InDesign, Katie knows that the photo must do which of the following:
a.
Bleed into all four gutters
c.
Bleed into the margins
b.
Bleed into the pasteboard
d.
Bleed past all four columns
 

 13. 

Two facing pages are known as a____.
a.
Panel
c.
Proof
b.
Spread
d.
Bleed
 

 14. 

What  mode lets you view your document as though it were being showcased on your computer monitor?
a.
Normal mode
c.
Presentation mode
b.
Preview mode
d.
Screen mode
 

 15. 

All panels can be accessed under which menu?
a.
View
c.
Window
b.
File
d.
Panels
 



 
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