Exploring the Ribbon - Exercise

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Exploring the Ribbon - Exercise

Exploring the Ribbon

Duration: 15 to 25 minutes.

In this exercise, you will explore the Ribbon to answer the following questions:

  1. How many tabs are there?
  2. How many groups are there on the VIEW tab?
  3. Which tab contains the most commonly used groups and commands?
  4. What is another name for the FILE tab?
  5. On what tab are the following groups found:
    1. Timing
    2. Set Up
    3. Zoom
    4. Advanced Animation
    5. Themes
  6. On what tabs and groups are the following commands found?
    1. SmartArt
    2. New Slide
    3. New Comment
    4. Spelling

Solution:

If your installation of Microsoft PowerPoint has been customized, some of your answers may differ.

  1. How many tabs are there? 8
  2. How many groups are there on the VIEW tab? 7
  3. Which tab contains the most commonly used groups and commands? HOME
  4. What is another name for the FILE tab? The Backstage view
  5. On which tabs are the following groups found:
    1. Timing - ANIMATIONS (and also on TRANSITIONS)
    2. Set Up - SLIDE SHOW
    3. Zoom - VIEW
    4. Advanced Animation - ANIMATIONS
    5. Themes - DESIGN
  6. On what tabs and groups are the following commands found?
    1. SmartArt - INSERT > Illustrations
    2. New Slide - HOME > Slides (This is also found on INSERT > Slides.)
    3. New Comment - REVIEW > Comments
    4. Spelling - REVIEW > Proofing
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