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Multimedia And Digital Media

Subject : it-skills
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1. Unit used to measure the resolution of digital cameras. Refers to 1 million pixels.






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






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






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






5. Graphics composed of rectangular grids of pixels.






6. Graphics composed of rectangular grids of pixels.






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






8. Image effect found in most graphics software.






9. Exceptions to copyright law that allow copying in certain limited circumstances.






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






11. Lossy file format for audio.






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






13. 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.






14. Compression technique in which the original file is completely recoverable - with no loss of quality. Compare lossy compression.






15. Common file format for the exchange of documents - which appears on screen exactly as it will appear on the printer.






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






17. Image with 24 bit colour depth.






18. Area of a document which appears the same on every page.






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






20. Area of a document which appears the same on every page.






21. Lossy file format for images.






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






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






24. Lossless file format for audio.






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






26. File format for documents - used by LibreOffice.






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






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






29. Compressed file format for general data.






30. Refers to the number of pixels in an image.






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






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






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






34. Technique used in graphics software to place digital images or effects on top of each other to build up a final image.






35. Reduction in the amount of data used to store a file.






36. Image effect found in most graphics software.






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






45. Lossy file format for video.






46. Technique used to replace part of a video image matching a certain colour with computer graphics.






47. Lossless file format for audio.






48. Lossless file format for images.






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






50. Lossy file format for video.