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IC3: Internet and Computing Core Certification Key Applications Global Standard 4 Study Guide

Book Description

Master word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations ahead of the IC3 exam

IC3: Internet and Computing Core Certification Key Applications Study Guide is your ideal study guide when you want to focus on the Key Applications exam module in preparation for the IC3. This book covers common features and functions, word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations, all presented in a clear, concise style. Hands-on examples and self-paced exercises show you how to perform critical tasks needed to pass the exam, and the companion website offers a diverse set of study tools including the Sybex test engine, a preassessment test, hundreds of practice questions, videos, and access to over one hundred electronic flashcards. Test your skills and solidify your understanding of Key Applications for the IC3.

  • Master the functions common to all programs, and the most common features

  • Review the basics of word processing, with formatting and automation

  • Understand spreadsheets, and how to manipulate data with formulas

  • Brush up on the creation and formatting of simple presentations

  • When you are serious about certification, IC3 provides the practice that inspires self-confidence.

    Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
      1. Who Should Read This Book?
      2. What's Inside?
      3. What's Included with the Book
      4. How to Contact Sybex
      5. IC3 GS4 Exam Objectives
    2. Assessment Test
    3. Answers to Assessment Test
    4. Chapter 1 Exploring Common Application Features in Microsoft Office
      1. Creating New Empty Documents with Microsoft Office
      2. The Basics of Using Microsoft Office Applications
      3. The Basics of Formatting Your Microsoft Office Files
      4. Working with Multimedia Files in Microsoft Office
      5. Summary
      6. Exam Essentials
      7. Key Terms
      8. Review Questions
    5. Chapter 2 Using Microsoft Word
      1. Configuring the Layout of Your Documents
      2. Organizing the Data in Your Documents
      3. Summary
      4. Exam Essentials
      5. Key Terms
      6. Review Questions
    6. Chapter 3 Using Microsoft Excel
      1. Navigating among Worksheets, Workbooks, and Cells
      2. Changing the Alignment and the Positioning of Cells
      3. Changing the Size of Cells
      4. Formatting How Cells Are Displayed
      5. Adding and Removing Rows and Columns
      6. Merging or Unmerging Cells
      7. Using Number Formats in Microsoft Excel Workbooks
      8. Sorting and Filtering Data
      9. Using Common Formulas and Functions
      10. Adding Charts and Graphs
      11. Summary
      12. Exam Essentials
      13. Key Terms
      14. Review Questions
    7. Chapter 4 Using Microsoft PowerPoint
      1. Adding and Removing Slides When Creating Presentations
      2. Changing the Order of Your Slides
      3. Changing the Design and the Background of Your Presentations
      4. Adding and Formatting the Text in Your Presentations
      5. Changing the Layout of Your Slides
      6. Adding Shapes and Pictures to Your Slides
      7. Adding Tables to Your Presentations
      8. Formatting the Tables in Your Presentations
      9. Adding Charts to Your Presentations
      10. Adding Video and Other Multimedia Files to Your Presentations
      11. Adding Animations to Your Presentation
      12. Setting Transitions between Slides and Viewing Your Presentations
      13. Summary
      14. Exam Essentials
      15. Key Terms
      16. Review Questions
    8. Chapter 5 Using Microsoft Access
      1. Adding, Modifying, and Removing Data in a Microsoft Access Database
      2. Using Search in a Microsoft Access Database
      3. Using Stored Queries in a Microsoft Access Database
      4. Running Predefined Reports in a Microsoft Access Database
      5. Creating Simple Reports in a Microsoft Access Database
      6. Summary
      7. Exam Essentials
      8. Key Terms
      9. Review Questions
    9. Chapter 6 Collaborating with Others When Working in Microsoft Office
      1. Adding Comments to Your Microsoft Office Files
      2. Reviewing the Comments That Were Added to a Document
      3. Tracking Changes in a Microsoft Word Document
      4. Reviewing Changes in a Microsoft Word Document
      5. Sharing Your Work Files Using Email
      6. Storing Documents Using Network Attached Storage Solutions
      7. Storing Documents Using Cloud Storage Solutions
      8. Summary
      9. Exam Essentials
      10. Key Terms
      11. Review Questions
    10. Appendix A Answers to Review Questions
      1. Chapter 1: Exploring Common Application Features in Microsoft Office
      2. Chapter 2: Using Microsoft Word
      3. Chapter 3: Using Microsoft Excel
      4. Chapter 4: Using Microsoft PowerPoint
      5. Chapter 5: Using Microsoft Access
      6. Chapter 6: Collaborating with Others When Working in Microsoft Office
    11. Appendix B Using the Practice Files
      1. IC3—Module 2: Key Applications
    12. Index
    13. Advert
    14. EULA