|AutoCAD and Its Applications: Basics 2019 provides complete instruction for mastering fundamental AutoCAD commands and drawing techniques. The text provides comprehensive coverage of AutoCAD 2D drafting and design and step-by-step us of AutoCAD commands. Topics are presented in an easy-to-understand sequence, building upon prior chapter knowledge. The heavily illustrated text not only tells you how to use AutoCAD, it also shows you how to use AutoCAD. The companion website includes exercises that correlate to each chapter to reinforce AutoCAD concepts. In addition to teaching AutoCAD, this text serves as a valuable resource once you begin a career in the drafting and design industry.
- Features complete coverage of AutoCAD drawing and editing commands and additional topics, including dimensioning, parametric drafting, hatching techniques, dynamic blocks, layouts and plotting, annotative objects, external references, and sheet sets.
- Includes ANSI and ASME standards referenced throughout the text, plus examples and illustrations that focus on industry practices.
- Provides end-of-chapter review questions and drawing problems that check comprehension, and end-of-chapter practice questions and problems for the AutoCAD Certified Professional Exam that help students prepare for professional-level certification.