Textbook Contents Contents
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1: Introduction to AutoCAD
2: Drawings and Templates
3: Introduction to Drawing and Editing
4: Basic Object Commands
5: Line Standards and Layers
6: View Tools and Basic Plotting
7: Object Snap and AutoTrack
8: Construction Tools and Multiview Drawings
9: Text Styles and Multiline Text
10: Single-Line Text and Additional Text Tools
11: Modifying Objects
12: Arranging and Patterning Objects
13: Grips, Properties, and Additional Selection Techniques
14: Polyline and Spline Editing Tools
15: Obtaining Drawing Information
16: Dimension Standards and Styles
17: Linear and Angular Dimensioning
18: Dimensioning Features and Alternate Practices
19: Dimensioning with Tolerances
20: Editing Dimensions
21: Tables
22: Parametric Drafting
23: Section Views and Graphic Patterns
24: Standard Blocks
25: Block Attributes
26: Introduction to Dynamic Blocks
27: Additional Dynamic Block Tools
28: Layout Setup
29: Plotting Layouts
30: Annotative Objects
31: External References
32: Introduction to Sheet Sets
33: Additional Sheet Set Tools

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