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_________ is  a measure of how difficult or easy it is to read several pages of printed matter before eye fatigue begins.
a) legibility b) proofreading c) readability d) tracking
_________ is the process of checking for typesetting errors and marking them for correction.
a) legibility b) proofreading c) readability d) tracking
When a typeface is stretched horizontally it is:
a) condensed b) bold c) expanded d) italic
_______ is the spacing placed between individual characters.
a) initial character b) leading c) letterspacing d) wordspacing
Express the following fraction as a decimal: 3/4
a) .25 b) .50 c) .75 d) 1.0
_________ is the ease with which a typeface can be read immediately.
a) legibility b) proofreading c) readability d) tracking
Express the following fraction as a decimal: 1/4
a) .25 b) .50 c) .75 d) 1.0
What does the following proofreading symbol mean: lc
a) close up b) delete c) lowercase d) space
The proofreading symbol # means
a) close up b) delete c) lowercase d) space
_______ is the process of adjusting the space between certain character pairs to minimize gaps for the best appearance and readability.
a) kerning b) linespacing c) leading d) wordspacing
Typefaces that are without serifs are called _____________.
a) decorative b) cursive/script c) sans serif d) square serif
is a file format for scalable (outline) font files that extends the existing TrueType font file format used by Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh operating systems.
a) closed type b) open type c) postscript type d) true type
______________a typesetting format in which the lines are aligned on both the left and right edges of the column or page.
a) centered b) flush left/ragged right c) flush right/ragged left d) justified
_____________ typefaces are those that do not fit into any standard classification of typefaces.
a) cursive/script b) decorative c) serif d) sans serif
_______ is a scalable font technology from Adobe that renders fonts for both the printer and the screen.
a) closed type b) open type c) postscript type d) true type
_____________ typefaces imitate handwriting.
a) cursive/script b) decorative c) serif d) sans serif
The thin strokes at the ends of main character strokes are called _____________.
a) ascenders b) descenders c) flares d) serifs
_______ is a type of computer font format created by Apple Computer (and adopted by Microsoft) as an alternative to Adobe PostScript fonts.
a) closed type b) open type c) postscript type d) true type
What does the following proofreading symbol mean: ( ) rotated 90º
a) close up b) delete c) lowercase d) space
______________is a typesetting format with the type aligned evenly on the right side of the page and ragged on the left side.
a) Centered b) Flush left/ragged right c) Flush right/ragged left d) Justified
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