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Adobe Flash

Subjects : it-skills, multimedia, flash
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. To ______ a word (with two characters or more) into individual single character. Select the object - then choose Modify > Break Apart






2. Non grouped shapes that you can cut into for example. Merge drawing shapes can also be cut into thus making them better for custom shapes.






3. Something that you drag to move to indicate your current frame. (Orange/Red in color).






4. Can be opened by Flash.






5. To know you have created a successful ______ Click Control > Test Movie






6. The main working flash file. This is where you create your flash content and flash animations.






7. Organizes your work into layers and frames so you can create animations.






8. Text that allows user input.






9. Animation of a shape from one to another.






10. A frame that has no drawing on it.






11. Universal Request






12. Contains ActionScript code






13. A thing which possess characteristics - functions/methods - and attributes.






14. You can _________ like you import a graphic (file --> import) - you can also adjust the compression method including bit rates. Compression is only applied when the file is exported and not to the original audio file.






15. Allows for joint like animation.






16. A type of animation where you tell the computer what is to happen at the beginning and end and let the computer figure out what happens inbetween






17. The number of picture displayed in a second in Flash.






18. By default you will see the essentials workspace but you can also click on the drop down and choose other types of workspaces or create and save your own.






19. Movie Clip - Button and Graphic






20. Text that is meant to be updated by code.






21. A GUI object one can press or click to trigger some function.






22. Flash content viewed in the Flash Player. What you see via the web.






23. A building block of an animation.






24. Animation on an invisible line.






25. Text that does not change.






26. Animation of an object from one location to another.






27. Separate program that allows you to convert media that is not already in a flash appropriate format.






28. Gives you control over the individual properties in animation. X & Y position - rotation - alpha - filters - etc. You can also add other properties as well.






29. Contains details of the artwork and Stage






30. To make a ________. 1) Select a symbol. 2) Insert different keyframe on the same layer and change the symbol on the second key frame - 3)Right click on any frame in between two keyframes - 3) Create Motion Tween






31. You use the selection tool to click on some objects on the stage. Then you see a blue box (usually) around your object. Which panel gives you the information of whether what you selected is a symbol - text - movie clip - etc.?






32. To know if a shape tween is created successfully - Click Control > _______






33. A fame that defines a change in animation.






34. A function that is triggered by another function when something is true.






35. Stores the assets that you use in your flash file such as imported graphics - sound - video - etc.






36. To make an ________ - once when you created a motion tween - select any frame in between two key frames - and set the rotation in the "Properties Panel"






37. Allows you to create an manipulate artwork.






38. The main working area in flash where you will create and manipulate art work






39. You can _________ by going to file then import then placing them into the stage (working area) or to your library which you can pull from at any time.






40. An object that helps with paying attention to user events such as clicking - dragging - etc.. -






41. .FLV .F4V .MP4 - ________ supported by the Flash Players. You can play these file formats using the flash player.






42. Among the most important building blocks in flash and are needed for creating most animations and for creating 3D effects. To create a symbol f8. Symbols are stored in the library. What you see on the stage is called an instance.






43. A powerful multimedia creation tool for the web. Can be used to create and display content ranging from simple animations - video - to sound and to content rich applications.






44. Animation where objects change in each frame






45. Animation on a path -You would have to create a motion tween first. Then Right Click and "Add Motion Guide". Then select the top layer and draw your guided motion.






46. A keyframe that has no drawing on it.






47. A basic drawing object in Flash.






48. When you place action script in frames you must use ________.






49. Motion picture.






50. To create a motion tween 1) Select a shape object 2) Insert ________ on the same layer and change it to a new shape 3)Right click on any frame in between two keyframes - 3) Create Create Shape Tween