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Multimedia And Digital Media

Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Individual dots which make up bitmap graphics.






2. Graphics composed of rectangular grids of pixels.






3. Lossy file format for video.






4. Graphics which are stored as a series of mathematical shapes and properties that can be independently manipulated at any time.






5. Lossless file format for images.






6. Lossy file format for video.






7. Software which restricts the actions a user can perform with a file - such as copying or printing.






8. The proficient use of fonts - font sizes - and font properties such as leading and kerning to display text in an appropriate manner.






9. The process of converting analog data into digital computer data.






10. Refers to the number of colours in an image.






11. Refers to creations of the mind - non-physical property such as photographs - music - stories - and films.






12. Graphics filtering for altering the tones and intensities of colours in an image.






13. Number of pixels displayed in each inch of screen output.






14. Lossy file format for audio.






15. Graphics created entirely on a computer - using 2D or 3D graphics software.






16. Licensing system for authors who wish to distribute their work freely.






17. Number of samples taken each second when recording sound.






18. Effect that transforms one image into another over a series of frames.






19. Compression technique in which some file data is sacrificed in order to reduce file size.






20. Acknowledge to a piece of work used as a source.






21. Compressed file format for general data.






22. File format for documents - used by LibreOffice.






23. A system used to capture human movement into a computer by attaching sensors to an actor and tracking their location.






24. Changing the size of an image.






25. The process of adding an author name or logo into an image to identify its owner and prevent intellectual property theft.






26. File format for documents - which can store text and some basic formatting information.






27. A page which is used to include standard features (such as page numbers or a header) on each page of a document in a consistent manner.






28. Musical Instrument Digital Interface. System for communication between musical hardware and software applications.






29. Software required to view certain compressed video and audio formats.






30. Also known as printer resolution. The number of dots of colour a printer is capable of producing in a certain amount of space.






31. File format for documents - used by Microsoft Office.






32. Used as part of colour synchronisation to specify how a device represents colour.






33. Ensuring printed output colours accurately match those on the screen.






34. Software used to create or edit bitmap graphics.






35. Lossless file format for images.






36. Legal concept which protects intellectual property from authorised copying - alteration - or use.






37. Software used for laying out text and images on pages. Commonly used for books - magazines - and brochures.






38. Number of pixels displayed in each inch of screen output.






39. Tools to control placement of objects in presentation or DTP software.






40. A template page which is used to include standard features (such as page numbers or a header) on each page of a document in a consistent manner.






41. General name for operations performed on an image using graphics software.






42. Temporary storage area used to store video or audio data ready for playing.






43. Graphics which are stored as a series of mathematical shapes and properties that can be independently manipulated at any time.






44. Technical graphics software used to design products for manufacture.






45. File format for documents - which can store text and some basic formatting information.






46. Also known as printer resolution. The number of dots of colour a printer is capable of producing in a certain amount of space.






47. Lossy file format for video.






48. Licensing system for authors who wish to distribute their work freely.






49. Image which was created from several separate images.






50. File format that stores characters using ASCII or Unicode encoding.