Advanced Features of MS Word
Tom Kelliher, CS14F
Oct. 10, 1996
Midterm on 22nd. Hands-on component.
- Typeface --- A complete set of designed characters in all styles and
sizes. Examples: Times Roman, Courier, Arial, Helvetica.
- Font --- A typeface of a particular point size and style.
- Point --- 1/72nd inch.
- Style --- Normal, bold, italics, underline, strike-out.
- Serif --- Short lines extending perpendicularly from the ends of
strokes in a letter. Serif fonts make for easier reading of body text.
Examples: Times Roman, Courier.
- Sans-Serif --- Lacking serifs. Used for headings, poster text. Poor
choice for body text.
Limit the number of typefaces used in a document.
The Chicago Manual of Style.
- Do project five. Add your name above the table of contents. Print
and hand-in the first two pages of the document.
- Do project six. Replace the first officer's name with your name.
Print and hand-in the newsletter.
Thomas P. Kelliher
Tue Oct 8 15:05:26 EDT 1996