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1. Running in the background - allowing you to hover over the object in order to snap to preselected parts

2. Increases or decreases the apprarent size of objects in the current viewport.

3. Gives these settings: 1) On/ Off 2) Angle of Polar Snap 3)Additional Angles 4) ONSAP track settings 5) Plar Angle settings

4. Different Ways to _____ Polar Tracking: 1) Status bar at bottom of the screen 2) Right Click "on/off"

5. You must enter the number of sides - whether the polygon is Inscribed or Circumscribed in relation to the circle - and radius of the circle.

6. Places hatch and fill patterns in closed areas.

7. The commands box at the top of the work space

8. Only _______ can be matched - not actual line lengths

9. In Polar tracking - ___________overrides to ortho mode which will only draw 90 degree increments

10. Will mirror text on the screen

11. This Command allows you to choose whether text is mirrored or not mirrored with the surrunding objects

12. When the copy option is selected on a _______ a copy of the object is rotated -leaving the original object in its current position

13. Can duplicate existing objects in a rectangle of circular pattern

14. Makes mirrored copies.

15. Erases part of an object or splits the object in two.

16. The text line in AutoCAD where you can key in commands - select options - and view information.

17. Elongated circles with two diameters called axes.

18. Enlarges or reduces objects.

19. Breaks a polyline - rectangle - or other compound object into it component parts.

20. The lines will extend or trim to make a corner.

21. Allows you to use coordinate values to specify a relative distance and direction from the base point you selected

22. Displaces (moves) an object a specified distance in a specified direction.

23. Select the base point (non-rotated point) followed by the the second point of displacement (where the object is being copied to)

24. Object Snap Override Keystrokes

25. Objects on the layer are visible or invisible but are still considered when the drawing is regenerated

26. Keystroke for selecting different object snaps

27. Command abbreviations; 1-3 letters. Examples: C for circle; L for line

28. Gives you dimensioning information

29. Allows user to visually see and select angle of lines

30. A connected sequence of of line and arc segments that is treated by AutoCAD as a single object.

31. You can select the object and the number of rows and columns

32. Lines are stretched longer or shorter; Circles change diameter.

33. Creates concentric circles - parallel lines - and parallel curves.

34. Arranges multiple copies of the object(s) in rows and columns.

35. Will close the two lines with a semicircle. Handy for drawing slots.

36. You can select a layer and lock it from editing or unlock a layer and edit it with this command option

37. Makes objects on the layer visible or invisible and are not considered when drawing is regenerated

38. Extend objects to meet a boundary object.

39. enables you to reposition an object in the drawing by selecting a base point (where the object is moving from) - followed by a point where the object is moving to

40. The smallest element you can add or delete from a drawing.

41. Four ____________: 1. 2D Drafting and Annotation 2. 3D Modeling 3. AutoCAD Classic 4. Initial Setup Workspace

42. In ERASE - to _______ an object - hold shift and click object desired to be unselected from the erasing process

43. 1) Length 2) Angle 3) Insertion Scale 4) Sample output 5) Lighting

44. Cancels an UNCOMPLETED command.

45. Bevels the edge of an object

46. 2 Ways of Rotating: 1) Entering an angle of the rotation 2) Entering a _________ and then entering a new angle of the reference angle

47. Printer/Plotter - Paper Size - Plot Area - Plot Offset - Plot Scale - Plot Style Table - Plot Options - Drawing Orientation

48. Trims objects at a cutting edge defined by other objects.

49. Selecting an object and pressing delete ___________

50. Specify the exact snap you wish to use