DIT 0104 : DESKTOP PUBLISHING3 Past Paper

W1-2-60-1-6

JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY
OF
AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY

University Examinations 2013/2014

FIRST YEAR FIRST SEMESTER EXAMINATION FOR THE DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

DIT 0104 : DESKTOP PUBLISHING

DATE: AUGUST 2013 TIME: 1½ HOURS

INSTRUCTIONS: ANSWER QUESTION ONE (COMPULSORY) AND
ANY OTHER THREE QUESTIONS.

QUESTION ONE (30 MARKS)

(a) Define the following terms: [12 marks]

(i) Publishing.
(ii) Editing.
(iii) Design.
(iv) Styles.
(v) Kerning.
(vi) Cropping.
(vii) Authoring.
(viii) Resolution.

(b) What is desktop publishing? [3 marks]

(c) State and explain the advantages and disadvantages of DTP.
[8 marks]

(d) List at least seven types of desktop publications. [7 marks]
QUESTION TWO (10 MARKS)

Outline the steps required to accomplish the following tasks: [10 marks]

(a) Save a DTP publication for the first time.
(b) Open an existing publication.
(c) Change the frame fill colour.
(d) Insert a clip art into a publication.
(e) To restrict editing in a publication.

QUESTION THREE (10 MARKS)

List the five text wrapping buttons and state their uses. [10 marks]

QUESTION FOUR (10 MARKS)

List the toolbars in DTP and state their functions. [10 marks]

QUESTION FIVE (10 MARKS)

List at least ten names of the icons contained in the Windows 2007 Publisher Object TOOLBAR. [10 marks]

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