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Dreamweaver Chapter 3 Study Guide



True/False
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 1. 

Dreamweaver provides many tools for working with text and graphics.
 

 2. 

Dreamweaver has tools that help you format text quickly.
 

 3. 

You should build Web pages with large amounts of text, instead of dividing the content in multiple pages, as this makes it easier for viewers to digest it all.
 

 4. 

You can use Cascading Style Sheets to define formatting attributes for page elements such as text and tables.
 

 5. 

Graphics make Web pages visually stimulating and more exciting than pages that contain only text.
 

 6. 

You should use graphics as much as possible in Web pages.
 

 7. 

You should use paragraph indentations to create an unordered list.
 

 8. 

Not all browsers display round dot bullets correctly.
 

 9. 

Ordered lists are sometimes called advanced lists.
 

 10. 

You can format an ordered list to show different styles of numbers or letters using the List Properties dialog box.
 

 11. 

To end an unordered list, press [Tab] twice.
 

 12. 

To ensure that your lists are displayed correctly, it is wise to stick to unordered or ordered lists.
 

 13. 

You can add horizontal rules to help organize a page.
 

 14. 

If you want to see more of your Web page in the document window, you can collapse the Property inspector.
 

 15. 

External CSS style sheets are saved as individual files with the .ecss extension.
 

 16. 

To add a CSS style, you should use the New CSS Rule dialog box.
 

 17. 

You cannot apply CSS styles to all of the pages in a Web site.
 

 18. 

When you make a change to a style, all page elements formatted with that style are automatically updated.
 

 19. 

With CSS styles you can make hundreds of formatting changes in a few minutes.
 

 20. 

All browsers can read CSS styles.
 

 21. 

When creating a CSS style, you should not forget to enter the period that precedes the class name. Dreamweaver will not add it for you.
 

 22. 

The Toggle Displaying of CSS Styles button can be used to see how your styles are affecting your page.
 

 23. 

Before you apply a style to selected text, you need to remove all formatting attributes such as font and color from it, or the style will not be applied correctly.
 

 24. 

The Style Rendering toolbar was a feature added to Dreamweaver MX.
 

 25. 

The Style Rendering toolbar can be displayed by clicking Window --> Toolbars --> Style Rendering when a page is open.
 

 26. 

When the Use CSS preference is set, any formatting choices you make using the Property inspector will automatically create a style.
 

 27. 

The CSS styles that are created automatically by Dreamweaver are named css1, css2, etc.
 

 28. 

Embedded style sheets apply to all pages in a Web site.
 

 29. 

When you add graphics to a Web page, it’s important to choose the appropriate graphic file format.
 

 30. 

PNG files are universally recognized by older browsers.
 

 31. 

Files saved with the PNG format share advantages of both GIFs and JPEGs.
 

 32. 

By default, when you insert an image in a paragraph, its top edge aligns with the baseline of the first line of text or any other element in the same paragraph.
 

 33. 

When you select an image, the Align text box in the Property inspector displays the alignment setting for the image.
 

 34. 

The assets in the Assets panel can be listed two ways: Site and Individual.
 

 35. 

When an asset is placed in the Favorites list, it is not included in the Site list.
 

 36. 

Adding horizontal or vertical space affects the width or height of the image.
 

 37. 

One of the easiest ways to make your Web page viewer-friendly and handicapped-accessible is to use alternate text.
 

 38. 

Once you set the Accessibility preferences, they will be in effect for all Web sites that you develop, not just the one that’s open when you set them.
 

 39. 

You can insert a background image on a Web page to provide depth and visual interest to the page, or to communicate a message or mood.
 

 40. 

You should always use both a background color and a background image.
 

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 41. 

You can create ____ types of lists in Dreamweaver.
a.
one
b.
two
c.
three
d.
four
 

 42. 

____ lists are bulleted lists of items that do not need to be placed in a specific order.
a.
Unordered
b.
Definition
c.
Plain
d.
Common
 

 43. 

In Dreamweaver, the default bullet style is a ____.
a.
dash
b.
check mark
c.
round dot
d.
square
 

 44. 

____ lists are similar to unordered lists but do not have bullets.
a.
Ordered
b.
Plain
c.
Common
d.
Definition
 

 45. 

To create a definition list, select the text to use for the list, click ____ on the menu bar, point to List, then click Definition List.
a.
Edit
b.
Modify
c.
Text
d.
Commands
 

 46. 

You can apply numbers, ____, lowercase letters, or capital letters to an ordered list.
a.
special characters
b.
symbols
c.
Greek letters
d.
Roman numerals
 
 
nar001-1.jpg
 

 47. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the ordered list button.
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 

 48. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the unordered list button.
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 

 49. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the List item button.
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
4
 

 50. 

Item ____ in the figure above can be clicked to collapse the Property Inspector.
a.
4
b.
5
c.
6
d.
7
 

 51. 

The tags ____ surround an unordered list.
a.
<ul></ul>
b.
<ol></ol>
c.
<li></li>
d.
<l></l>
 

 52. 

The tags ____ surround each item in a list.
a.
<item></item>
b.
<i></i>
c.
<li></li>
d.
<l></l>
 

 53. 

To apply a style, you select the text to which you want to apply the style, then choose a style from the Style list in the ____.
a.
CSS Styles panel
b.
Property inspector
c.
Insert bar
d.
Layers panel
 

 54. 

The ____ panel is used for managing styles.
a.
CSS Styles
b.
Styles
c.
Layers
d.
Properties
 

 55. 

If you select a style in the CSS Styles panel, the properties are displayed in the ____.
a.
Properties dialog box
b.
Properties panel
c.
Properties pane
d.
Property inspector
 

 56. 

Versions of Internet Explorer that are ____ or lower do not support CSS styles.
a.
1.0
b.
2.0
c.
3.0
d.
4.0
 

 57. 

Versions of Netscape Navigator that are ____ or higher support CSS styles.
a.
4.0
b.
5.0
c.
6.0
d.
7.0
 

 58. 

A CSS style consists of two parts: the ____ and the declaration.
a.
description
b.
selector
c.
header
d.
meta tag
 

 59. 

When using CSS styles, the Property inspector font sizes are shown in ____ rather than HTML text sizes.
a.
picas
b.
points
c.
pixels
d.
inches
 

 60. 

In CSS styles, class names are preceded by a(n) ____.
a.
period
b.
ampersand
c.
bang (exclamation mark)
d.
asterisk
 
 
nar002-1.jpg
 

 61. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the Toggle Displaying of CSS styles button.
a.
1
b.
2
c.
3
d.
6
 

 62. 

The three primary graphic file formats used in Web pages are ____, JPEG and PNG.
a.
TIFF
b.
BMP
c.
WMF
d.
GIF
 

 63. 

Though limited in the number of colors they can represent, ____ files have the ability to show transparent areas and are universally recognized by older browsers.
a.
GIF
b.
JPEG
c.
PNG
d.
BMP
 

 64. 

____ files are not universally recognized by older browsers.
a.
GIF
b.
JPEG
c.
PNG
d.
BMP
 

 65. 

____ images often contain many shades of the same color; photographs are often saved in this format.
a.
GIF
b.
JPEG
c.
PNG
d.
BMP
 

 66. 

Positioning an image is referred to as ____ an image.
a.
positioning
b.
locating
c.
moving
d.
aligning
 
 
nar003-1.jpg
 

 67. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the Refresh Site List button.
a.
1
b.
3
c.
6
d.
7
 

 68. 

Item ____ in the figure above is the Images button.
a.
1
b.
2
c.
6
d.
7
 

 69. 

To add an asset to the Favorites list in Windows, ____ the asset name in the Site list, then click Add to Favorites.
a.
right-click
b.
left-click
c.
[Ctrl]-click
d.
[Shift]-click
 

 70. 

To delete an asset from the Favorites list, select the asset you want to delete, then press ____ or the Remove from Favorites button on the Assets panel.
a.
[Ctrl][D]
b.
[Shift][Ctrl][D]
c.
[Delete]
d.
[Alt][D]
 

 71. 

____ is descriptive text that appears in place of an image while the image is downloading or when the mouse pointer is placed over it.
a.
Description text
b.
Alternate text
c.
Tool tip text
d.
Keyword text
 

 72. 

The use of alternate text is the ____ checkpoint listed in the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) list of Priority 1 checkpoints.
a.
first
b.
second
c.
third
d.
last
 

 73. 

If you choose to use a background image on a Web page, it should be small in file size, and preferably in ____ format.
a.
JPEG
b.
GIF
c.
PNG
d.
BMP
 

 74. 

A(n) ____ is a small graphic that repeats across and down a Web page, appearing as individual squares or rectangles.
a.
background image
b.
foreground image
c.
tiled image
d.
icon
 

 75. 

____ colors are colors that may not be displayed uniformly across computer platforms.
a.
Proprietary
b.
Non-standard
c.
Non-uniform
d.
Non-Websafe
 

 76. 

You can use the ____ panel to locate Non-Websafe colors in a Web site.
a.
Assets
b.
Files
c.
Snippets
d.
Colors
 

 77. 

In Windows, sometimes it’s necessary to press ____ while you click the Refresh Site List button.
a.
[Ctrl][Shift]
b.
[Ctrl]
c.
[Shift]
d.
[Alt]
 

 78. 

To recreate the site cache, you should click ____ on the menu bar, point to Advanced, then click Recreate Site Cache.
a.
File
b.
Edit
c.
Site
d.
Commands
 

 79. 

To open the Page Properties dialog box you should click ____ on the menu bar, then click Page Properties.
a.
Edit
b.
Commands
c.
View
d.
Modify
 

 80. 

The ____ tags define the beginning and end of the body section of a Web page.
a.
<body></body>
b.
<b></b>
c.
<body-section></body-section>
d.
<main></main>
 

 81. 

To rename a file, right-click (Win) or [control]-click (Mac) the file you want to rename, point to ____, click Rename, then type the new name.
a.
File
b.
Edit
c.
Modify
d.
Site
 

Completion
Complete each statement.
 

 82. 

Most Web pages contain a combination of text and ____________________.
 

 

 83. 

The types of lists that you can create in Dreamweaver are: unordered lists, ordered lists, and ____________________ lists.
 

 

 84. 

You can save time and ensure that all your page elements have a consistent appearance by using ____________________.
 

 

 85. 

CSS stands for ____________________.
 

 

 86. 

There are specific file formats that should be used to save graphics for Web sites to ensure maximum ____________________ with minimum file size.
 

 

 87. 

You should store graphics in a Web site’s ____________________ folder in an organized fashion.
 

 

 88. 

Items in unordered lists are usually preceded by a(n) ____________________, or a small raised dot or similar icon.
 

 

 89. 

Unordered lists that contain bullets are sometimes called ____________________.
 

 

 90. 

To change the bullet style of an unordered list to square, you need to expand the Property inspector to its full size, click List Item in the Property inspector to open the List Properties dialog box, then set the style for bulleted lists to ____________________.
 

 

 91. 

____________________ lists are often used with terms and definitions, such as in a dictionary or glossary.
 

 

 92. 

____________________ are lists of items that are presented in a specific order and that are preceded by numbers or letters in sequence.
 

 

 93. 

Pressing ____________________ once at the end of an unordered list creates another bulleted item.
 

 

 94. 

____________________ CSS style sheets are embedded in the code on an individual page.
 

 

 95. 

CSS style sheets contain ____________________, or rules, which are formatting attributes that can be applied to page elements.
 

 

 96. 

You use the buttons on the ____________________ panel to create, edit, and apply styles.
 

 

 97. 

Once you add a new style to a style sheet, it appears in a list in the ____________________ panel.
 

 

 98. 

Once you create a CSS style ____________________, you can attach it to other pages in your Web site.
 

 

 99. 

The ____________________ of a CSS style is the name of the tag to which the style declarations have been assigned.
 

 

 100. 

The ____________________ of a CSS style consists of the property and the value.
 

 
 
nar002-1.jpg
 

 101. 

The figure above shows the ____________________ toolbar.
 

 

 102. 

The buttons on the ____________________ toolbar allow you to render your page as different media types, such as print or handheld.
 

 

 103. 

You can click the Edit Style button in the CSS Styles panel to open the CSS ____________________ for the dialog box of the currently selected class.
 

 

 104. 

If you position the ____________________ point in text that has a CSS style applied to it, that style is displayed in the Style text box on the Property inspector.
 

 

 105. 

____________________ style sheets are created automatically by Dreamweaver when the Preference is set to Use CSS instead of HTML tags.
 

 

 106. 

Arial and Helvetica are ____________________ fonts.
 

 

 107. 

The Attach Style Sheet button appears on the ____________________ panel.
 

 

 108. 

GIF stands for ____________________.
 

 

 109. 

JPEG stands for ____________________.
 

 

 110. 

PNG stands for ____________________.
 

 

 111. 

When you add a graphic to a Web site, it is automatically added to the ____________________ panel.
 

 

 112. 

To resize the Assets panel, you should undock the ____________________ panel group and drag the window borders as needed or drag the left border of the panel.
 

 

 113. 

After you place an image on a Web page, you have several options for ____________________ it, or improving its appearance.
 

 

 114. 

____________________ are frames that surround an image.
 

 

 115. 

Horizontal and vertical ____________________ is blank space above, below, and on the sides of an image that separates the image from text or other elements on the page.
 

 

 116. 

Spacing around Web page objects can be created by using ____________________ images, or clear images that act as placeholders.
 

 

 117. 

Alternate text can be “read” by a(n) ____________________ reader, a device used by the visually impaired to convert written text on a computer monitor to spoken words.
 

 

 118. 

The Priority ____________________ checkpoints of the W3C dictate the most basic level of accessibility standards to be used by Web developers today.
 

 

 119. 

____________________ are graphic files used in place of background colors.
 

 

 120. 

You must use the ____________________ panel to delete files and perform all file-management tasks.
 

 

 121. 

After you remove colors from a Web site, you should use the ____________________ button on the Assets panel to verify that these colors have been removed.
 

 

Essay
 

 122. 

What are unordered lists? Should they be bulleted? How can you create an unordered list in Dreamweaver?
 

 123. 

What are ordered lists useful for?
 

 124. 

What is the Assets panel? How is it structured?
 

 125. 

Why is it important to figure out the smallest acceptable size for an image on your Web page? How should you resize an image?
 

 126. 

It is a good idea to store copies of your original Web site graphic files in a separate folder, outside the assets folder of your Web site. Why?
 



 
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