In this chapter, we introduce AutoCAD and discuss the following:
Introduction and the basic commands.
The Create Objects commands.
The Edit/Modify Objects commands.
The View Objects commands.
The AutoCAD environment.
Interacting with AutoCAD.
Practicing the Create Objects commands.
Practicing the Edit/Modify Objects commands.
Selection methods—Window and Crossing.
Accuracy in drafting—Ortho.
Accuracy in drafting—OSNAPs.
By the end of the chapter, you will have learned the essential basics of creating, modifying, and viewing objects; the AutoCAD environment; and ...