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Inkscape by Bethany Hiitola

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Chapter 4, Creating your First Graphics

Pop quiz — displaying borders

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a

Since a border is essentially the end of your graphic you can use it for a number of purposes—most importantly to show the boundary for where you can create graphics that will be printed or exported when your file is saved.

Pop quiz — switching shapes

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c

You would use the toolbox and select the cube icon (6th icon from the top).

Pop quiz — image formats

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d

Pop quiz — circles

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c

Use the circle tool in the toolbox and press the Ctrl key while resizing it.

Pop quiz — joining objects

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a

Make sure all of the objects are selected on your canvas that you want to join together in a union first and then select Path | Union. More details about this, grouping, and combining ...

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