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Adobe Indesign Publishing

Subject : it-skills
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1. Decrease type size

2. Right side of the spread

3. Various styles of type that fall into larger categories such as roman - gothic - display - script - blackletter - etc

4. The horizontal space between each letter for an entire line or paragraph

5. More contrast between thick and thins - less oblique stress - bracketed serifs ex: baskerville

6. Nudge 1 point

7. Punctuation used here. Example: RSVP--By October 1

8. View page in Normal Mode

9. Clay or starch like material - smoother - resistant to water - added to the pulp

10. Animal skin based paper

11. Maintain proportion of box or content while enlarging or reducing

12. The paragraph format in which the first line indents more than the following lines

13. other kind of rollers - finishes - usually old style

14. Gap between columns

15. Are single lines or parts of a sentence that appear alone at the top of a new column or page

16. Paste

17. Fit in Window

18. Typographers can test for rivers by turning a proof sheet upside down (top to bottom) to examine the text. From this perspective - the eye is less likely to recognize words and the type can be viewed more readily as an overall pattern.

19. die-cutting - embossing - scoring - numbering - thermography - varnishing binding

20. A process that divides a word - when necessary - at the end of a line with a hypen (-) so part of the word wraps to the next line.

21. Paragraph alignment producing aligned text on both the left and right

22. Text character above the line of type

23. Unit of measurement typically used when measuring lines

24. Exaggerated stroke on an italicized character

25. Macule - patch - Use of many colors in a publication (most commonly CMYK).

26. Degree Symbol

27. Pantone matching system 8 colors and black and white - printers can buy particular colors or you can mix them - using idesign you have to load these colors on

28. Save As

29. Single letter joined together

30. Keyboard shortcut for the pencil tool

31. Type is usually measured in _______

32. Look or feel of the top of the paper - matches wire

33. Declarations that describe the layout and appearance of a document.

34. Text frame option keeping text away from the stroke.

35. Soft return

36. Lowered surface- used for art engraving and etching - long-run magazines - photobooks - engraved invitations

37. F7 key displays this panel

38. Special formatting style that uses light-colored text on a dark background

39. Binding process using wire staples - thread - or wire.

40. Page orientation that is wider than it is long.

41. A form of specific color - such as the Pantone Matching System.

42. Long wire belt that pulp material is poured into and events out the pulp. In paper - you always want to know the direction the grain is running

43. The arrangement of pages onto plates and printed sheets so they will be in proper sequence once the sheets are printed and folded - Most of the time this involves printing on BOTH sides of a sheet.

44. A technique that allows text to flow around a graphic image

45. Selects an entire word

46. Place

47. Cloth like roller that comes across the roller- top of paper - presses lightly

48. High contrast between thick and things - vertical stress -unbracketed serifs - vertical look

49. French e w/ accent mark

50. This key will hide all panels