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GO! with Microsoft Word 2013 Introductory, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Shelley Gaskin, Carol L. Martin, Alicia Vargas

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Nov 19, 2013


For use in the Office Applications course

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Creating Documents with Microsoft Word 2013

Project 1A: Flyer

Objective 1Create a New Document and Insert Text

Activity 1.01 Starting a New Word Document

Activity 1.02 Inserting Text from Another Document

Objective 2Insert and Format Graphics

Activity 1.03 Formatting Text by Using Text Effects

Activity 1.04 Inserting Pictures

Activity 1.05 Resizing Pictures and Using Live Layout

Activity 1.06 Wrapping Text Around a Picture by Using Layout Options

Activity 1.07 Moving a Picture

Activity 1.08 Applying Picture Styles

Activity 1.09 Applying Artistic Effects

Activity 1.10 Adding a Page Border

Objective 3Insert and Modify Text Boxes and Shapes

Activity 1.11 Inserting, Sizing, and Positioning a Shape

Activity 1.12 Typing Text in a Shape, Increasing Font Size, and Formatting a Shape

Activity 1.13 Inserting a Text Box

Activity 1.14 Sizing and Positioning a Text Box and Formatting a Text Box by Using Shape Styles

Objective 4Preview and Print a Document

Activity 1.15 Adding a File Name to the Footer

Activity 1.16 Adding Document Properties and Previewing and Printing a Document


Web Apps 1A: Create a Flyer in Word Web App

Project 1B: Information Handout

Objective 5 Change Document and Paragraph Layout

Activity 1.17 Setting Margins

Activity 1.18 Aligning Text

Activity 1.19 Changing Line Spacing

Activity 1.20 Indenting Text

Activity 1.21 Adding Space Before and After Paragraphs

Objective 6 Create and Modify Lists

Activity 1.22 Creating a Bulleted List

Activity 1.23 Creating a Numbered List

Activity 1.24 Customizing Bullets

Objective 7 Set and Modify Tab Stops

Activity 1.25 Setting Tab Stops

Activity 1.26 Modifying Tab Stops

Objective 8 Insert a SmartArt Graphic and an Online Video

Activity 1.27 Inserting a SmartArt Graphic

Activity 1.28 Sizing and Formatting a SmartArt Graphic

Activity 1.29 Inserting an Online Video

Web Apps 1B: Create a Handout in the Word Web App


Chapter 2: Using Tables and Templates to Create Resumes and Cover Letters

Project 2A: Resume

Objective 1 Create a Table

Activity 2.01 Creating a Table

Activity 2.02 Adding Text to a Table

Activity 2.03 Inserting Existing Text into a Table Cell

Activity 2.04 Creating Bulleted Lists in a Table

Objective 2 Format a Table

Activity 2.05 Changing the Width of Table Columns

Activity 2.06 Adding Rows to a Table

Activity 2.07 Merging Table Cells

Activity 2.08 Formatting Text in Cells

Objective 3 Modify Table Layout

Activity 2.09 Changing Table Borders

Web Apps 2A: Edit a Resume in Word Web App


Project 2B: Cover Letter and Templates

Objective 4 Create a New Document from an Existing Document

Activity 2.10 Creating a Letterhead Template

Activity 2.11 Creating a Document from an Existing Document

Objective 5 Change and Reorganize Text

Activity 2.12 Recording AutoCorrect Entries

Activity 2.13 Creating a Cover Letter and Inserting the Current Date

Activity 2.14 Finding and Replacing Text

Activity 2.15 Selecting and Moving Text to a New Location

Activity 2.16 Inserting a Table in a Document

Activity 2.17 Applying a Table Style

Objective 6 Use the Proofing Options

Activity 2.18 Checking Spelling and Grammar Errors

Activity 2.19 Using the Thesaurus

Objective 7 Create a Fax Cover Sheet by Using a Template

Activity 2.20 Locating and Opening a Template

Activity 2.21 Replacing Template Placeholder Text

Activity 2.22 Addressing and Printing and Envelope

Web Apps 2B: Create a Cover Letter in Word Web App


Chapter 3: Creating Research Papers, Newsletters, and Merged Mailing Labels

Project 3A: Research Paper

Objective 1 Create a Research Paper

Activity 3.01 Formatting Text and Page Numbers in a Research Paper

Activity 3.02 Using PDF Reflow for a Research Paper

Activity 3.03 Inserting a Symbol

Activity 3.04 Adding the File Name and the Current Date to the Footer

Objective 2 Insert Footnotes in a Research Paper

Activity 3.05 Inserting Footnotes

Activity 3.06 Modifying a Footnote Style

Objective 3 Create Citations and a Bibliography in a Research Paper

Activity 3.07 Creating Citations for a Book

Activity 3.08 Creating Citations for a Website

Activity 3.09 Inserting Page Breaks

Activity 3.10 Creating a Reference Page

Activity 3.11 Modifying a Source by Using Source Manager

Activity 3.12 Managing Document Properties

Objective 4 Use Read Mode

Activity 3.13 Using Read Mode to Scroll Page by Page

Activity 3.14 Using Read Mode to Go to a Page

Web Apps 3A: Create a Research Paper in Word Web App


Project 3B: Newsletter with Mailing Labels

Objective 5 Format a MultipleColumn Newsletter

Activity 3.15 Changing One Column of Text to Two Columns

Activity 3.16 Formatting Multiple Columns

Activity 3.17 Inserting a Column Break

Activity 3.18 Inserting and Formatting Images


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