1. Computing
Glossary Examples

attribute

Some attributes of the image tag are:

  • src
  • height
  • width
  • alt
  • border

brightness

Here is the hue blue in several brightnesses:
low medium high

child

Any nested tag:
<parent>
  <child />
</parent>

em

2.0em
This font-size is 2.0em or twice the size of the parent font size.

ex

5.0ex
This font-size is 5.0ex

fantasy

Some common fantasy fonts are:
Comic Sans
Whimsy

font category

There are five font categories:

  1. Serif
  2. Sans-serif
  3. Script
  4. Monospace
  5. Fantasy

hue

Some different hues:
red, green, and blue

markup

<html>
 <body>
  Everything in red is "markup"
 </body>
</html>

marquee

<marquee >testing 123</marquee>
testing 123

master family

There are five master families within CSS:

  1. Serif
  2. Sans-serif
  3. Script
  4. Monospace
  5. Fantasy

monospace

Some common monospace fonts are:
Courier

nesting

This is correctly nested:
<b><i>bold and italic</i></b>

This is not
<b><i>bold and italic</b></i>

parent

Any nested tag:
<parent>
  <child />
</parent>

pica

1.5pc
This text is 1.5picas

pixel

14px
This font-size is 14px

point

14pt
This type is 14points

sans-serif

Some common sans-serif fonts are:
Arial
Geneva
Helvetica

saturation

The color red is fully saturated. While the color pink is not.

script

Some common script fonts are:
Lucida Handwriting

serif

Some common serif fonts are:
Times
Times New Roman
Garamond

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