MOS Microsoft Office Word 2013 + Exam


This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below. The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam. View video tutorials about the variety of question types on Microsoft exams.


OBJECTIVE Create and manage documents • Create a document • Creating new blank documents, creating new documents using templates, importing files, opening non-native files directly in Word, opening a PDF in Word for editing • Navigate through a document • Searching for text within document, inserting hyperlinks, creating bookmarks, using Go To • Format a document • Modifying page setup, changing document themes, changing document style sets, inserting simple headers and footers, inserting watermarks, inserting page numbers • Customize options and views for documents • Changing document views, using zoom, customizing the quick access toolbar, customizing the ribbon, splitting the window, adding values to document properties, using show/hide, recording simple macros, assigning shortcut keys, managing macro security • Configure documents to print or save • Configuring documents to print, saving documents in alternate file formats, printing document sections, saving files to remote locations, protecting documents with passwords, setting print scaling, maintaining backward compatibility Preparation resources • Basic tasks in Word 2013 • Create your first Word 2013 document (training) • Move around in a document using the navigation pane Format text, paragraphs, and sections • Insert text and paragraphs • Appending text to documents, finding and replacing text, copying and pasting text, inserting text via AutoCorrect, removing blank paragraphs, inserting built-in fields, inserting special characters • Format text and paragraphs • Changing font attributes, using find and replace to format text, using format painter, setting paragraph spacing, setting line spacing, clearing existing formatting, setting indentation, highlighting text selections, adding styles to text, changing text to WordArt, modifying existing style attributes • Order and group text and paragraphs • Preventing paragraph orphans, inserting breaks to create sections, creating multiple columns within sections, adding titles to sections, forcing page breaks Preparation resources • Insert fields • Copy formatting using the format painter • Add a page break Create tables and lists • Create a table • Converting text to tables, converting tables to text, defining table dimensions, setting AutoFit options, using quick tables, establishing titles • Modify a table • Applying styles to tables, modifying fonts within tables, sorting table data, configuring cell margins, using formulas, modifying table dimensions, merging cells • Create and modify a list • Adding numbering or bullets, creating custom bullets, modifying list indentation, modifying line spacing, increasing and decreasing list levels, modifying numbering Preparation resources • Insert a table • Convert text to a table or a table to text • Change bullet style Apply references • Create endnotes, footnotes, and citations • Inserting endnotes, managing footnote locations, configuring endnote formats, modifying footnote numbering, inserting citation placeholders, inserting citations, inserting bibliography, changing citation styles • Create captions • Inserting endnotes, managing footnote locations, configuring endnote formats, modifying footnote numbering, inserting citation placeholders, inserting citations, inserting bibliography, changing citation styles Preparation resources • Add footnotes and endnotes • Create a bibliography Insert and format objects • Insert and format building blocks • Inserting quick parts, inserting textboxes, utilizing building locks organizer, customizing building blocks • Insert and format shapes and SmartArt • Inserting simple shapes, inserting SmartArt, modifying SmartArt properties (color, size, shape), wrapping text around shapes, positioning shapes • Insert and format images • Inserting images, applying artistic effects, applying picture effects, modifying image properties (color, size, shape), adding uick styles to images, wrapping text around images, positioning images Preparation resources • Quick parts • Change the color of a shape, shape border, or entire SmartArt graphic • Move pictures or clip art


Exam 77-418



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Target Audience

A core-level candidate for the Microsoft Word 2013 exam should have a fundamental understanding of the Word environment and the ability to complete tasks independently. They should know and demonstrate the correct application of the principal features of Word 2013.These candidates should be able to create and edit 2-3 page documents for a variety of purposes and situations. Examples include professional-looking reports, multi-column newsletters, résumés, and business correspondence. Candidate roles might include students, clerical workers, instructors, and others.


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