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How do you begin a Solid works session?
file, new, part
After you have opened a solid works file, how do you begin a new sketch?
pick plane, insert sketch
What does the rectangle sketch tool do?
parallel lines for rectangle
Which tool would be best suited to create an arc of ANY size between two points?
Suppose you have just created a 3D model. What is a quick way to determine the area of one of tis faces?
After you rebuild, select tools, measure
Describe the steps to change a parts unit dimenssion for an entire model from inches to millimeters
tools, options, properties, units
What are the three default reference planes?
front, top, right side
Which feature would be used to add a tall cylinder to the top of a plate after a circle has been drawn on the plate?
What does the black sketch color mean?
What does the red sketch color mean?
How do you dimension an angle between two line segments with the smart dimension tool?
smart dimension and click on two sides that make up an angle
What does the Offset entities sketch tool do?
creates a copty of a sketch that's moved over
Which tool acts like an eraser to erase extra line segments?
tools, sketch tools, trim (scissors)
How do you find the area and the surface area of a simple object?
What is meant by the scale on a drawing?
ratio of the drawing to the actual part
What is meant by third angle drawing?
a front, top, and right side view
How do you add text to a part?
insert, annotation, note
What is meant by design intent?
designing with the intention that the part will have to be changed
What does the relations operation do?
adds a geometric or sizing constraint
What tool is used to spin a sketch about an axis?
What is necessary to successfully generate a revolved solid?
Whaty feature can be used to round corners of a solid object?
How do you find the center of an existing sketch line?
right click on line and pick select midpoint