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Shapes I: Introductory basics you can't live without

Test yourself

Complete the following test so you can be sure you understand the material. Your answers are private, and test results are not scored.


Which of the following is not a way to get shapes?

Insert a picture.

Choose a template.

Choose Import on the Shapes menu.

Browse for shapes using the File menu and Shapes submenu.

What is a Visio stencil?

A stencil is a collection of shapes available in the Shapes window.

A stencil is a premade shape that you can drag onto a page.

A stencil is a file you can open in Visio that contains an already created drawing. All you have to do is fill in the blanks.

A stencil is a cutout shape that you can fill with any color you want.

If someone gave you a .vss or .vsx file, where should you put it so that it is available in Visio?

My Pictures\My Visio Shapes

My Documents\My Shapes

On the desktop

When you search for shapes, Visio displays the results of your search in _____.

a stencil

a drawing page

the Search for Shapes box

a template

As you learned in the practice session, how do you save search results for later use?

Right-click the title bar of the stencil, and then click Save.

Use a shape from the results in a drawing, then save the drawing.

On the File menu, click Save as.

On the File menu, click Export, and then click Stencil.

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