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Overview

For use in the Office Applications course. This book is also suitable for students and individuals seeking an introduction to Microsoft Office 2013.

The primary goal of the GO! Series, aside from teaching computer applications, is ease of implementation, with an approach that is based on clearly defined projects.

Teaching and Learning Experience

This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience–for you and your students. Here’s how:

  • Personalize Learning: MyITLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.
  • Engage Students with a Project-Based Approach: GO!’s project-based approach teaches students to solve real problems as they practice and learn the features.
  • Motivate Students with Clear Instruction: Based on professor and student feedback, this text has been designed to offer clear instruction for full student comprehension.
  • Teach the Course You Want in Less Time: The GO! series’ one-of-a kind instructional system provides you with everything you need to prepare for class, teach the material, and assess your students.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780133349788
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 6/14/2013
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 528,899
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Office

Chapter 1 Introduction to Microsoft Office 2013 Features

Project 1A Note Form

Objective 1 Use File Explorer to Download, Extract, and Locate Files and Folders

Activity 1.01 Using File Explorer to Download, Extract, and Locate Files and Folders

Objective 2 Use Start Search to Locate and Start a Microsoft Office 2013 Desktop App

Activity 1.02 Using Start Search to Locate and Start a Microsoft Office 2013 Desktop App

Objective 3 Enter, Edit, and Check the Spelling of Text in an Office 2013 Program

Activity 1.03 Entering and Editing Text in an Office 2013 Program

Activity 1.04 Checking Spelling

Objective 4 Perform Commands from a Dialog Box

Activity 1.05 Performing Commands from a Dialog Box

Activity 1.06 Using Undo

Objective 5 Create a Folder and Name and Save a File

Activity 1.07 Creating a Folder and Naming and Saving a File

Objective 6 Insert a Footer, Add Document Properties, Print a File, and Close a Desktop App

Activity 1.08 Inserting a Footer, Inserting Document Info, and Adding Document Properties

Activity 1.09 Printing a File and Closing a Desktop App

Project 1B Memo

Objective 7 Open an Existing File and Save It with a New Name

Activity 1.10 Opening an Existing File and Saving It with a New Name

More Knowledge Read-only

Objective 8 Sign In to Office and Explore Options for a Microsoft Office Desktop App

Activity 1.11 Signing In to Office and Viewing Application Options

Objective 9 Perform Commands from the Ribbon and Quick Access Toolbar

Activity 1.12 Performing Commands from and Customizing the Ribbon and the Quick Access Toolbar

More Knowledge Customizing the Ribbon

Activity 1.13 Minimizing and Using the Keyboard to Control the Ribbon

Objective 10 Apply Formatting in Office Programs

Activity 1.14 Changing Page Orientation and Zoom Level

More Knowledge Zooming to Page Width

Activity 1.15 Formatting Text by Using Fonts, Alignment, Font Colors, and Font Styles

Activity 1.16 Using Format Painter

Activity 1.17 Using Keyboard Shortcuts and Using the Clipboard to Copy, Cut, and Paste

Objective 11 Compress Files and Use the Microsoft Office 2013 Help System

Activity 1.18 Compressing Files

Activity 1.19 Using the Microsoft Office 2013 Help System in Excel

Objective 12 Install Apps for Office and Create a Microsoft Account

Activity 1.20 Installing Apps for Office

Activity 1.21 Creating a Microsoft Account

Summary, GO! Learn It Online

Guide to Chapter Assessments

Glossary

Word Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

Chapter 1 Creating Documents with Microsoft Word 2013

Project 1A Flyer

Objective 1 Create a New Document and Insert Text

Activity 1.01 Starting a New Word Document

More Knowledge Word’s Default Settings Are Easier to Read Online

Activity 1.02 Inserting Text from Another Document

Objective 2 Insert and Format Graphics

Activity 1.03 Formatting Text by Using Text Effects

More Knowledge Clear Existing Formatting

Activity 1.04 Inserting Pictures

Activity 1.05 Wrapping Text around a Picture Using Layout Options

Activity 1.06 Resizing Pictures and Using Live Layout

Activity 1.07 Moving a Picture

Activity 1.08 Applying Picture Effects

Activity 1.09 Applying Artistic Effects

Activity 1.10 Adding a Page Border

Objective 3 Insert and Modify Text Boxes and Shapes

Activity 1.11 Inserting, Sizing, and Positioning a Shape

Activity 1.12 Typing Text in a Shape 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 Using Shape Styles

Objective 4 Preview and Print a Document

Activity 1.15 Adding a File Name to the Footer by Inserting a Field

Activity 1.16 Adding Document Properties and Previewing and Printing a Document

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Create a Flyer in Word Web App

Activity Creating a Flyer in the 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

More Knowledge To End a 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

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Create a Handout in the Word Web App

Activity Creating a Handout in the Word Web App

GO! with Microsoft Office 365

Activity Using the Exchange Online Outlook Meeting Tool to Collaborate

Summary, GO! Learn It Online, GO! For Job Success

Guide to Chapter Assessments

Glossary

Skills Review

Mastering Word

Rubric

GO! Think

Excel Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013

Chapter 1 Creating a Worksheet and Charting Data

Project 1A Sales Report with Embedded Column Chart and Sparklines

Objective 1 Create, Save, and Navigate an Excel Workbook

Activity 1.01 Starting Excel, Navigating Excel, and Naming and Saving a Workbook

More Knowledge Creating a New Workbook by Using a Template

Objective 2 Enter Data in a Worksheet

Activity 1.02 Entering Text, Using AutoComplete, and Using the Name Box to Select a Cell

Activity 1.03 Using Auto Fill and Keyboard Shortcuts

Activity 1.04 Aligning Text and Adjusting the Size of Columns

Activity 1.05 Entering Numbers

Objective 3 Construct and Copy Formulas and Use the SUM Function

Activity 1.06 Constructing a Formula and Using the Sum Function

Activity 1.07 Copying a Formula by Using the Fill Handle

Objective 4 Format Cells with Merge & Center, Cell Styles, and Themes

Activity 1.08 Using Merge & Center and Applying Cell Styles

Activity 1.09 Formatting Financial Numbers

Activity 1.10 Changing the Workbook Theme

More Knowledge Formatting a Cell’s Font, Style, Size, or Color with Individual Commands

Objective 5 Chart Data to Create a Column Chart and Insert Sparklines

Activity 1.11 Charting Data and Using Recommended Charts to Select and Insert a Column Chart

Activity 1.12 Using the Chart Tools to Apply Chart Styles

Activity 1.13 Creating and Formatting Sparklines

Objective 6 Print a Worksheet, Display Formulas, and Close Excel

Activity 1.14 Creating a Footer and Centering a Worksheet

Activity 1.15 Adding Document Properties and Printing a Workbook

Activity 1.16 Printing a Section of the Worksheet

Activity 1.17 Changing Page Orientation and Displaying, Printing, and Hiding Formulas

More Knowledge Inserting a Watermark

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Create a Sales Report with an Embedded Column Chart Using the Excel Web App

Activity Creating a Sales Report with Embedded Column Chart Using the Excel Web App

Project 1B Inventory Valuation

Objective 7 Check Spelling in a Worksheet

Activity 1.18 Checking Spelling in a Worksheet

Objective 8 Enter Data by Range

Activity 1.19 Entering Data by Range

Objective 9 Construct Formulas for Mathematical Operations

Activity 1.20 Using Arithmetic Operator

Activity 1.21 Using the Quick Analysis Tool

Activity 1.22 Copying Formulas Containing Absolute Cell References

More Knowledge Calculate a Percentage if You Know the Total and the Amount

Objective 10 Edit Values in a Worksheet

Activity 1.23 Editing Values in a Worksheet

Activity 1.24 Formatting Cells with the Percent Style

Objective 11 Format a Worksheet

Activity 1.25 Inserting and Deleting Rows and Columns

More Knowledge Hiding Rows and Columns

Activity 1.26 Adjusting Column Widths and Wrapping Text

Activity 1.27 Changing Theme Colors

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Calculate the Value of an Inventory in the Excel Web App

Activity Creating an Inventory Valuation Report in the Excel Web App

GO! with Microsoft Office 365

Activity Using the Exchange Online Outlook Meeting Tool to Collaborate

Summary, GO! Learn It Online, GO! For Job Success

Guide to Chapter Assessments

Glossary

Skills Review

Mastering Excel

Rubric

GO! Think

Access Introduction to Microsoft Access 2013

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Microsoft Access 2013

Project 1A Student Advising Database with Two Tables

Objective 1 Identify Good Database Design

Activity 1.01 Using Good Design Techniques to Plan a Database

Objective 2 Create a Table and Define Fields in a Blank Desktop Database

Activity 1.02 Starting with a Blank Desktop Database

Activity 1.03 Assigning the Data Type and Name to Fields

More Knowledge Create Fields by Entering Data

Activity 1.04 Renaming Fields and Changing Data Types in a Table

Activity 1.05 Adding a Record to a Table

More Knowledge Renaming or Deleting a Table

Activity 1.06 Adding Additional Records to a Table

Activity 1.07 Importing Data from an Excel Workbook into an Existing Access Table

Objective 3 Change the Structure of Tables and Add a Second Table

Activity 1.08 Deleting a Table Field in Design View

Activity 1.09 Changing a Field Size and Adding a Description

Activity 1.10 Viewing the Primary Key in Design View

Activity 1.11 Adding a Second Table to a Database by Importing an Excel Spreadsheet

Activity 1.12 Adjusting Column Widths

Activity 1.13 Printing a Table

Objective 4 Create a Query, Form, and Report 510

Activity 1.14 Creating a Query by Using the Simple Query Wizard 510

Activity 1.15 Creating and Printing a Form 512

Activity 1.16 Creating, Modifying, and Printing a Report 514

Objective 5 Close a Database and Exit Access 516

Activity 1.17 Closing a Database and Exiting Access 517

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Export an Access Table to an Excel Spreadsheet, Save to SkyDrive, Edit a Record, and Save to Your Computer

Activity Exporting an Access Table to an Excel Spreadsheet, Saving the Spreadsheet to SkyDrive, Editing a Record in SkyDrive, and Saving to Your Computer

Project 1B Student Workshops Database

Objective 6 Use a Template to Create a Database

Activity 1.18 Using a Template to Create a Database

Activity 1.19 Building a Table by Entering Records in a Multiple-Items Form and a Single-Record Form

Activity 1.20 Appending Records by Importing from an Excel Spreadsheet

Objective 7 Organize Objects in the Navigation Pane

Activity 1.21 Grouping Database Objects in the Navigation Pane

Objective 8 Create a New Table in a Database Created with a Template

Activity 1.22 Using the Table Tool to Create a New Table

Activity 1.23 Entering Records into a New Table

Objective 9 Print a Report and a Table

Activity 1.24 Viewing Reports and Printing a Report

Activity 1.25 Printing a Table

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Export an Access Table to an Excel Spreadsheet, Save to Google Drive, Add a Record, and Save to Your Computer

Activity Exporting an Access Table to an Excel Spreadsheet, Saving the Spreadsheet to Google Drive, Editing a Record in Google Drive, and Saving to Your Computer

GO! with Microsoft Office 365

Activity Using the Exchange Online Outlook Meeting Tool to Collaborate

Summary, GO! Learn It Online, GO! For Job Success

Guide to Chapter Assessments

Glossary

Skills Review

Mastering Access

Rubric

GO! Think

PowerPoint Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint

Project 1A Company Overview

Objective 1 Create a New Presentation

Activity 1.01 Creating a New Presentation and Identifying Parts of the PowerPoint Window

Activity 1.02 Entering Presentation Text

Activity 1.03 Applying a Presentation Theme

Objective 2 Edit a Presentation in Normal View

Activity 1.04 Inserting a New Slide

Activity 1.05 Increasing and Decreasing List Levels

Activity 1.06 Adding Speaker’s Notes to a Presentation

Activity 1.07 Displaying and Editing Slides in the Slide Pane

Objective 3 Add Pictures to a Presentation

Activity 1.08 Inserting a Picture from a File

Activity 1.09 Applying a Style to a Picture

Activity 1.10 Applying and Removing Picture Artistic Effects

Objective 4 Print and View a Presentation

Activity 1.11 Viewing a Slide Show

Activity 1.12 Using Presenter View

Activity 1.13 Inserting Headers and Footers on Slide Handouts

Activity 1.14 Inserting Slide Numbers on Slides

Activity 1.15 Printing Presentation Handouts

More Knowledge Print a Presentation in Grayscale

Activity 1.16 Printing Speaker Notes

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Create a Company Overview Presentation in the PowerPoint Web App

Activity Create a Company Overview Presentation in the PowerPoint Web App

Project 1B Itinerary Presentation

Objective 5 Edit an Existing Presentation

Activity 1.17 Changing Slide Size

Activity 1.18 Inserting Slides from an Existing Presentation

More Knowledge Inserting All Slides

Activity 1.19 Displaying and Editing the Presentation Outline

Activity 1.20 Deleting and Moving a Slide

Activity 1.21 Finding and Replacing Text

Objective 6 Format a Presentation

Activity 1.22 Applying a Theme Variant

Activity 1.23 Changing Fonts and Font Sizes

Activity 1.24 Changing Font Styles and Font Colors

Activity 1.25 Aligning Text

Activity 1.26 Changing Line Spacing

Activity 1.27 Changing the Slide Layout

Objective 7 Use Slide Sorter View

Activity 1.28 Deleting Slides in Slide Sorter View

Activity 1.29 Moving a Single Slide in Slide Sorter View

Activity 1.30 Selecting Contiguous and Noncontiguous Slides and Moving Multiple Slides

Objective 8 Apply Slide Transitions

Activity 1.31 Applying Slide Transitions to a Presentation

Activity 1.32 Setting Slide Transition Timing Options

More Knowledge Applying Multiple Slide Transitions

Activity 1.33 Displaying a Presentation in Reading View

More Knowledge Present a Presentation Online

GO! with Office Web Apps

Objective Create an Itinerary Presentation in the PowerPoint Web App

Activity Creating an Itinerary Presentation in the PowerPoint Web App

GO! with Microsoft Office 365

Activity Using the Exchange Online Outlook Meeting Tool to Collaborate

Summary, GO! Learn It Online, GO! For Job Success

Guide to Chapter Assessments

Glossary

Skills Review

Mastering PowerPoint

Rubric

GO! Think

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