Adobe IIIustrator CS3 ACE Exam
You want to apply color to the headline of an advertisement. The gradient fill f the color
must complement the background image that is placed as a link in the document. You
create a linear gradient and apply the gradient to the type, but the type remains black. What
should you do?
A. Drag the gradient onto the type with the Gradient tool.
B. Sample the gradient with the Eyedropper tool and apply it to the headline type.
C. Create a character style defining the gradient fill as a Character Color attribute and apply
it to the headline.
D. Use the Create Outlines command to make paths from the headline type and apply the
What is the advantage of using an Envelope Distort warp on type artwork over applying a
A. Envelope Distort allows you to encode the artwork by embedding the font in the
B. Envelope Distort allows you to modify the shape of the envelope with the Direct
C. Envelope Distort allows you to create outlines and therefore, you are able to apply
gradients and other effects to the type.
D. Envelope Distort allows you to edit the effect after it is applied.
You want to edit one line of type that is part of a paragraph in an existing document. Which
tool should you use?
C. Area Type
Click the Exhibit button.
You are creating a sales brochure based on a sample provided by your client. In the sample,
the punctuation appears outside the width of the justified type. What should you do to
create the desired effective affecting the ability to edit the type?
A. Use the Paragraph panel to apply hanging left and right indents when punctuation
appears near the margins.
B. Set up guides on a grid, setting each line individually and positioning each line to force
the punctuation over the guides.