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AutoCAD Pocket Reference, 5th Edition

  • Cheryl R. Shrock
  • ISBN-10: 0831134283
  • ISBN-13: 9780831134280
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2009
  • COPYRIGHT: 2012 Published
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About the Product

The AutoCAD Pocket Reference, Fifth Edition, at 300 pages in softcover, is indispensable and handy. Author Cheryl R. Schrock's AutoCAD series at Industrial Press is on our top seller's list for good reason. In the AutoCAD Pocket Reference, Shrock provides easy access to the important fundamental commands, concepts, and "how to" information for everyday use. The book is divided into 12 categories. It's like an expert's cheat sheet, but much better. AutoCAD Pocket Reference is ideal for practitioners in the field. And it is perfect for students, teachers, and AutoCAD users on the go. The reference provides a quick and easy refresh -- occasional or everyday -- on the use of AutoCAD commands. This pocket reference does not substitute for either introductory or advanced AutoCAD textbooks. Its job is to bring comfort as a ready reference. Place a copy by your AutoCAD workstation. And be sure to keep a copy with your laptop, To learn AutoCAD quickly and easily, you'll want to obtain IP's Beginning AutoCAD 2012 Exercise Workbook. More experienced users should select Advanced AutoCAD 2012 Exercise Workbook. Both are by the same author.Also available are Shrock's exercise workbooks for prior versions of AutoCAD.

About the Author

Cheryl R. Shrock

Cheryl Shrock is a retired Professor and Chairperson of Computer Aided Design at Orange Coast College in California. She developed the world-reknowned AutoCADĀ® Exercise Workbooks for classroom and self-study use as a result of both her teaching skills and extensive industry experience. An acclaimed AutoCAD expert, she is an AutodeskĀ® registered author.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Action Commands
Chapter 2: Concepts
Chapter 3: Dimensioning
Chapter 4: Drawing Entities
Chapter 5: How To
Chapter 6: Layers
Chapter 7: Input Options
Chapter 8: Miscellaneous
Chapter 9: Plotting
Chapter 10: Settings
Chapter 11: Text
Chapter 12: UCS