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Quiz 27 :

Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting

Quiz 27 :

Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting

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A(n) ____ is an indicator found on the screen that may be in the form of a small triangle, arrow, or some other similar configuration.
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D

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____ by definition is anything that can be stored electronically.
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C

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The ____ controls the operation of the computer by performing arithmetic and logical operations and decodes and executes instructions provided by either the operator or a program.
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____________________ output increases production, standardizes drawings, and generates data and a variety of drawings that may be electronically transferred to other computers.
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The output by a printer is a working or design drawing printed on paper, which is referred to as ____.
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A computer ____________________ is where CAD drawings are produced.
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Most CAD drawings are created at a scale of 1:1 (full) and printed at the final desired scale.
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Personal computers are extremely expensive and therefore are not effective and efficient solutions for smaller companies and organizations.
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The selection of software items shown on the monitor screen is accomplished by using the cursor.
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The purpose of a(n) ____________________ is to act as a pointer for selecting items on the screen for processing to the CPU.
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Items that may be selected by a cursor in CAD include lines, shapes, dimensions, and notes, as well as welding symbols.
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Typically, a CAD program will allow the user to enter information into the system either by selecting menu items or by typing ____.
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Three-dimensional drawings produced by CAD are often referred to as ____.
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The cursor is moved by the operator by moving the mouse on the pad to select appropriate items for input to the monitor.
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The ____________________ is made up of an assortment of electronic devices interconnected by electric cables.
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The ____ computer has become the primary workhorse of the CAD community because of its size, cost of operation and maintenance, and speed.
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CAD has improved drawings standards and quality by allowing the user to build ____ of commonly used symbols and parts.
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CAD menus are organized into ____________________ such as geometric creations and editing.
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Typically, ____ is considered to be a program that controls and tells the computer to perform a specific function or set of functions.
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A ____ is a device that reads text and/or illustrations that were printed on paper and translates it into a form that the computer can understand.
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