Beginning AutoCADĀ® 2014 Exercise Workbook (eBook only)


Beginning AutoCAD 2014 Exercise Workbook

 

Cheryl R. Shrock & Steve Heather

 

This book is no longer available in print. For the eBook version, click here.

 

For Use with the PC version of AutoCAD 2014 only

Free download: AutoCAD Exercise Workbook sample file (dwg format). Click here.

 

Beginning AutoCAD 2014 Exercise Workbook is the right book for you if …

  • You’re new to AutoCAD or want to brush up on the basics.
  • You’re looking for a clear, no nonsense, easy-to-follow text.
  • You want to learn AutoCAD quickly and easily.

 

Features

  • Totally updated for AutoCAD 2014 and 2014 LT, including Autodesk 360 Cloud; Design Feed Palette, where you can enter text messages and collaborate with other Online Users, and associate your message with a location on the drawing; Multiple File Tabs Control; Arc Reverse Direction Option; Command Line Options including: AutoCorrect - Synonym Suggestions List and Adaptive Suggestions List – Search Online for Help - Easily insert Blocks, Hatch Patterns and Layers.
  • Improved Features include Command Line Options including, AutoComplete, and faster searching for help; Faster Start-up times; Enhanced Model and Layout tab previews. 
  • AutoCAD 2014 30-Day Trial Version included on the enclosed DVD.
  • Ideal for classroom instruction or as a self-study tutorial.
  • Provides only what you need without all of the jargon.
  • Includes 30 lessons with step by step instructions followed by exercises designed for practicing the commands learned within the lesson.
  • Each lesson starts very simple and progresses to more complex.
  • The approach taken is to familiarize you with the drawing commands first, and then teach users to create their own setup drawings.
  • Each lesson is explained clearly and in a non-intimidating manner.
  • All exercises print easily on a standard 8.5 x 11 printer.

Cheryl R. Shrock recently retired as Professor and Chairperson of Computer Aided Design at Orange Coast College (CA) where she had taught since 1990.  She is an Autodesk® registered author. Previous to teaching, she owned and operated a commercial product and machine design company, using CAD to create and document designs. This book draws upon both her teaching and industry experience.

 

Cheryl Shrock Biography

 

Steve Heather has 30-plus years of experience as a practicing mechanical engineer and has taught AutoCAD to engineering and architectural students at the college level. He is an authorized AutoCAD beta tester and a member of AutoCAD Connected Desktop Customer Council. Steve lives neaSteve Heatherr Canterbury, England and welcomes taking your questions at:  steve.heather@live.com  


 

Cheryl R. Shrock is a retired professor and chairperson of Computer Aided Design at Orange Coast Coll ege in Costa Mesa, California. She is an Autodesk registered author/publisher and has written 20 books on AutoCAD.

Free download: AutoCAD Exercise Workbook sample file (dwg format). Click here.