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

 1. 

Only the first letter of a paragraph can be used as a drop cap.
 

 2. 

When you apply a superscript, the selected character no longer appears on the same baseline.
 

 3. 

By default, text is generated without a modified horizontal or a vertical scale.
 

 4. 

To create an indent properly, modify the indent in the Paragraph panel or press the spacebar key five times at the beginning of a paragraph.
 

 5. 

A 200% Horizontal Scale changes the height of the selected text.
 

 6. 

The Underline command always applies a standard .5 point line under selected text.
 

 7. 

Kerning increments are very fine. Therefore, it’s usually less important to kern large text, such as headlines.
 

 8. 

InDesign is a first-rate application for generating and editing text.
 

 9. 

Type size and typeface can be saved as part of a Character style.
 

 10. 

A 150% Vertical Scale changes the height of the selected text.
 

 11. 

It is wise to group the Character and Paragraph panels together.
 

 12. 

InDesign is a first-rate application for generating sophisticated typography.
 

 13. 

InDesign provides a number of different options for underlining text.
 

 14. 

You can adjust the kerning between a drop cap and the normal-sized type in a paragraph.
 

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

 1. 

To modify the baseline of a selected single line of text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
New Paragraph Style
b.
Paragraph
d.
Paragraph Styles
 

 2. 

Which of the following often requires kerning?
a.
Large blocks of text
c.
Footnotes
b.
Headlines
d.
Numbers
 

 3. 

InDesign measures kerning and tracking by this unit of measure.
a.
Points
c.
Em space
b.
X-height
d.
Millimeters
 

 4. 

To modify the font size of selected text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
Paragraph Styles
b.
Paragraph
d.
Character Styles
 

 5. 

In most cases, the leading value is expressed in these units.
a.
Inches
c.
Points
b.
Picas
d.
Centimeters
 

 6. 

When you apply the Underline command to selected text, the thickness of the resulting underline is ____.
a.
always .5 points
b.
always 1 point
c.
a weight you enter in the Underline dialog box
d.
dependent upon the point size of the selected text
 

 7. 

To apply a space after a block of text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
Character Styles
b.
Paragraph
d.
Paragraph Styles
 

 8. 

Which of the following is usually not true of a "pull-quote?"
a.
Larger type size
c.
Indented on right
b.
Indented on left
d.
Smaller type size
 
 
Case Based Critical Thinking

Katie is a meticulous designer and has a genuine love of typography. Katie is training a number of junior designers, and she’s hoping to train them to adopt her skills in their own work.
 

 9. 

Katie instructs her designers that, when underlining text, select the text then apply the Underline command. Katie assures them that the weight of the line will always be consistent because ____.
a.
the weight of the Underline command rule is 1pt. by default
b.
the weight of the Underline command rule is a specific value that can be saved after it is entered
c.
the weight of the Underline command rule is based on the size of the type
d.
the weight of the Underline command rule is based on the leading value specified
 

 10. 

Katie insists that a consistent amount of space must be maintained between all paragraphs in the body copy of a layout. Therefore, she insists that her designers use the following method:
a.
Typing an extra return after each paragraph
b.
Entering a specific value in the Paragraph panel
c.
Entering a specific value in the Vertical Scale text box
d.
Typing an Em space after each paragraph
 

 11. 

To track or kern a block of text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
Paragraph Styles
b.
Paragraph
d.
Character Styles
 

 12. 

An em space is a unit of measure determined by what?
a.
The designer
c.
The type size
b.
The leading
d.
The baseline
 

 13. 

Increasing the vertical scale ____.
a.
is not recommended
b.
increases the height and width of the characters
c.
actually decreases the height and width of the characters
d.
maintains the width of the characters but increases the height
 

 14. 

Decreasing the horizontal scale ____.
a.
is not recommended
b.
increases the height and width of the characters
c.
decreases the height and the width of the characters
d.
maintains the height of the characters but decreases the width
 

 15. 

To modify the horizontal scale on a block of text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
Paragraph Styles
b.
Paragraph
d.
Character Styles
 

 16. 

To modify the font style of selected text, use the ____ panel.
a.
Character
c.
Character Styles
b.
Paragraph
d.
Paragraph Styles
 



 
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