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Adobe Flash

Subjects : it-skills, multimedia, flash
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1. Contains ActionScript code

2. 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.

3. Animation of a shape from one to another.

4. Places a shape in something of a group element. This is similar too how objects are created in adobe illustrator.

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

6. Can be opened by Flash.

7. 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"

8. Motion picture.

9. 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

10. A frame that has no drawing on it.

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

12. Text that allows user input.

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

14. Allows for joint like animation.

15. 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.

16. Animation on an invisible line.

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

18. Marks the end of the change in animation.

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

20. The programming language that goes with Flash.

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

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

23. Movie Clip - Button and Graphic

24. Contains details of the artwork and Stage

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

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

27. A block of reusable code.

28. To ______ a word (with two characters or more) into individual single character. Select the object - then choose Modify > Break Apart

29. Another name for empty key frame.

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

31. Universal Request

32. 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.

33. A keyframe that has no drawing on it.

34. 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.

35. 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.

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

37. The rules of a language.

38. 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.

39. Animation where objects change in each frame

40. A building block of an animation.

41. Default and custom motion presets made available to you that can be applied to symbols etc. You can save and re-use motion presets easily.

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

43. A basic drawing object in Flash.

44. 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.

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

46. Allows you to create an manipulate artwork.

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

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

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

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