Making Flashcards Using PPT
You can quickly make flashcards using PPT
Just like hand-written flashcards you can rapidly study these
PPT flash cards allow you to efficiently quiz yourself
PPT flash cards also allow you to add a visual component to
aid in memorization
Making Flash Cards Using PPT
Your assignment will be to create flash cards for all vocab
words for an assigned chapter from your textbook (you will
choose a chapter in class)
For this exercise we will specifically be using the words to
know and vocabulary from the chapters in your textbook
The making of a flash card will be demonstrated on the next
Computers and Computer Systems
The first slide in the series should have the textbook chapter titles
so users will know immediately what the PPT is about
(the title of the slide will be left blank)
(In the context area type the term. Use a large font size and middle align the word.)
How to center align: select the text>home>align text>middle
(Repeat the term from the previous slide in the title section of this slide.
In the content area type the definition for the term
Also called the microprocessor or central processor, this is
the brains of the computer (pg. Mod 1-12)
Adding the page will help users to find
the information in their text if they
want to learn more
An image will add more to the
definition with memorization.
To add Entrance Effects:
1. Choose the “Animations” tab
from the PPT tabs.
2. Select your Vocab text box
and select an entrance effect.
3. Do the same for your
definition text box and
4. You can see your list of
entrance effects and edit them
by clicking reorder in the
upper right corner of PPT.
Your assignment is to complete all the words to know and
the vocab words for your assigned chapter.
You must use the format presented to you with an image
(when applicable) and Entrance Effects.
The assignment is due by end of day, Thursday, March 6,
When all flashcards have been submitted, the powerpoints
will be added to slideshare.You can view them by going to
this website: http://www.slideshare.net/tracieking902