Electronic Editing and Proofing

Electronic Editing and Proofing

Objectives: to revise students knowledge on electronic editing and proofing

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Formatting means changing which of the following in a document.

Hint: 2 choices
Presentation
Grammatical Errors
Appearance
Typographical Errors

Editing is the process used to prepare document for publication or presentation by

Typing, revising or correcting
Correcting, Revising or Adapting
Typing, Printing or Adapting
Revising, Printing or Adapting

Proofreading is the process of reviewing any text and

checking for typos and formatting errors
printing the document
checking for typos only
publishing the document

Proofreading is the process of reviewing any text either hard copy or electronic copy

TRUE
FALSE

A typographical error is

an intentional error made during typing
an unintentional error made during typing
is adding an unwanted image during typing
none of the above

Drag and drop text editing is a technique in which the mouse is used to re-position text within a document

TRUE
FALSE

Select all the things that CUT, COPY and PASTE does

Hint: 3 choices
Delete
Select
Move
Drag
Highlight
Copy

Which Feature allows text to be automatically replaced

Drag and drop
Find and Replace
Copy and Paste
Cut and Paste

Which Feature allows new characters to be types over the existing characters

Find and Replace
Spelling and Grammar
Over-type mode
Cut and Paste

If you are looking for synonyms use this tool

Spelling and Grammar
Drawing
Thesaurus
Over-type

There is a capitalization error in this sentence.
The princess and the frog is the name of a fairy tale.
Which sentence is correct?

The Princess and the frog is the name of a fairy tale.
The princess and the frog is the name of a Fairy Tale.
The Princess and the frog is the name of a Fairy Tale.
The Princess and the Frog is the name of a fairy tale.

There are punctuation errors in the sentence
What is the name of your father the police officer asked.
Which sentence is correct?

“What is the name of your father” the police officer asked.
What is the name of your father? the police officer asked.
“What is the name of your father?” the police officer asked.
“What is the name of your father” the police officer asked?

my gradfather commanded an entire battalion during the war
How many errors are in the sentence above

1
2
3
4

. I was desperate to Have this film finished.

There is a capitalization and typo error
There is a spelling and typo error
there are no errors
There is a grammatical and typo error

In word processing, what there is a wavy red line beneath a word means?

The word processor can suggest an acronym
The word is not in the word processor's dictionary
The word is misspelled
the use of the word has caused a grammatical error