AutoCAD 2004 for dummies by Mark Middlebrook

By Mark Middlebrook

Meet AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT and discover the place to attract the line

journey AutoCAD's new beneficial properties, make CAD criteria rule, and locate the friendlier xref

as soon as upon a time, architectural drawings have been created with - gasp -pencils, paper, and T-squares. Then got here AutoCAD, with all its services and issues. whereas this ebook will not flip again the clock, it'll make it effortless to discover AutoCAD 2004's new interface, conform with CAD criteria, get the lowdown on 3D, and realize the entire remarkable stuff you and AutoCAD can do.

The Dummies Way
* motives in simple English
* "Get in, get out" information
* Icons and different navigational aids
* Tear-out cheat sheet
* most sensible ten lists
* a splash of humor and enjoyable

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By Mark Middlebrook

Meet AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT and discover the place to attract the line

journey AutoCAD's new beneficial properties, make CAD criteria rule, and locate the friendlier xref

as soon as upon a time, architectural drawings have been created with - gasp -pencils, paper, and T-squares. Then got here AutoCAD, with all its services and issues. whereas this ebook will not flip again the clock, it'll make it effortless to discover AutoCAD 2004's new interface, conform with CAD criteria, get the lowdown on 3D, and realize the entire remarkable stuff you and AutoCAD can do.

The Dummies Way
* motives in simple English
* "Get in, get out" information
* Icons and different navigational aids
* Tear-out cheat sheet
* most sensible ten lists
* a splash of humor and enjoyable

Show description

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The sum of 0, 0, and 0 is zero. (Sort of like that old song: “Nothing from nothing leaves nothing, ya gotta be something . ”) You can see that integer truncation can be completely unacceptable. Limited range A second problem with the int variable type is its limited range. A normal int variable can store a maximum value of 2,147,483,647 and a minimum value of –2,147,483,648 — roughly from positive 2 billion to negative 2 billion, for a total range of about 4 billion. Two billion is a very large number: plenty big enough for most uses.

In fact, it’s case sensitive to the point of obsession. The variable fullspeed and the variable FullSpeed have nothing to do with each other. While the command int may be understood completely, C++ has no idea what INT means. Writing declarations The line int nCelsius; is a declaration statement. A declaration is a state­ ment that defines a variable. A variable is a “holding tank” for a value of some type. A variable contains a value, such as a number or a character. The term variable stems from algebra formulae of the following type: x = 10 y = 3 * x In the second expression, y is set equal to 3 times x, but what is x?

In summary: Precedence refers to the order in which operators are evaluated. An operator with higher precedence is executed first. You can override the precedence of an operator by using parentheses. Performing Unary Operations Arithmetic binary operators — those operators that take two arguments — are familiar to a lot of us from school days. You’ve probably been doing binary operations since the first grade in school. But consider the unary operators, which take a single argument (for example, –a).

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