Microsoft® Office 2010, Introductory

  • AUTHORS: Pasewark/Pasewark; Robin M. Romer; Jessica Evans; Katherine T. Pinard; Rachel Biheller Bunin
  • ISBN-13: 9780538475501 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 1120 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008
  • ©2011     Published
  • Level(s): Lexile
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

Provide a thorough introduction of the most important Microsoft Office 2010 skills to beginning students with Microsoft Office 2010 Introductory, part of the Origins Series. This text includes features that make learning easy and enjoyable, yet challenging for learners. Students will be engaged with activities that range from simulations to case studies that challenge and sharpen problem-solving skills while gaining the hands-on practice needed to be successful computer users. Complement your text and course content with study and practice materials. Cengage Learning's Microsoft Office 2010 Introductory CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Watch student comprehension soar as your class works with the printed textbook and the textbook-specific website. Microsoft Office 2010 Introductory CourseMate goes beyond the book to deliver what you need!


  • Offers a flexible format making this book ideal for classrooms with students who have varying abilities.
  • Provides numerous step-by-step exercises, review exercises, case projects, integration lessons, and a Capstone project to enhance students' learning experiences.
  • Helps students develop skills individually or in a team setting using strong end-of-lesson material, including Command Skills,Concept Skills, Concepts Review, and On-the-Job simulations.
  • Gives students additional information and guidance through Did you Know? boxes, Net tips boxes, and Important boxes.
  • Increases student's retention of skills through end-of-lesson exercises including lesson summary, vocabulary, and review questions.
  • Includes an Online Companion website with exercises and hands-on labs for additional student learning.

About the Contributor

  • Pasewark/Pasewark

    Pasewark LTD is a family owned business. The authors have written more than 100 books about computers, accounting, and office technology. Pasewark LTD authors are members of several professional associations that help authors write better books. The authors have been recognized with numerous awards for classroom teaching.

  • Robin M. Romer

    Over the past 25 years, Robin M. Romer has focused on writing and editing books about computing, including computer applications, Web design and development, and service desks. In 2001, Robin sold her successful imprint, Acada Books, to return to her roots and concentrate on hands-on writing and editing. She has authored and contributed to more than 30 books and edited more than 50 titles.

  • Jessica Evans

    Jessica Evans is the author or co-author of more than 50 titles from the New Perspectives, Illustrated, and Succeeding in Business Series. Ms. Evans also has extensive work experience for the Cengage Learning Computing team as a developmental editor and has edited more than 40 projects on programming languages, database concepts, SQL, Oracle, database applications, Office applications, and website development.

  • Katherine T. Pinard

    Katherine T. Pinard has more than 25 years of experience writing and editing books about computer concepts, applications, and technology. She has co-authored or contributed to over 20 successful books and has edited or managed more than 60 titles. She is MOS certified in Word and PowerPoint.

  • Rachel Biheller Bunin

    Rachel Biheller Bunin has been writing and editing books on computer applications for almost 25 years. She has been an invited speaker on PowerPoint and presentation graphics at several national conferences. Rachel received a Masters in Educational Technology from Fordham University.

Table of Contents

Introduction Unit.
Office 2010 Basics and the Internet.
Windows 7 Basics.
Lesson 1: Word Basics.
Lesson 2: Basic Editing.
Lesson 3: Helpful Word Features.
Lesson 4: Formatting Text.
Lesson 5: Formatting Paragraphs and Documents.
Lesson 6: Working with Graphics.
Lesson 7: Working with Documents.
Lesson 8: Increasing Efficiency Using Word.
Lesson 1: Excel Basics.
Lesson 2: Changing the Appearance of a Worksheet.
Lesson 3: Organizing the Worksheet.
Lesson 4: Entering Worksheet Forumlas.
Lesson 5: Using Functions.
Lesson 6: Enhancing a Worksheet.
Lesson 7: Working with Multiple Worksheets and Workbooks.
Lesson 8: Working with Charts.
Lesson 1: Access Basics.
Lesson 2: Creating a Database.
Lesson 3: Creating Queries.
Lesson 4: Creating and Modifying Forms.
Lesson 5: Creating and Modifying Reports.
Lesson 6: Integrating Access.
Lesson 1: PowerPoint Basics.
Lesson 2: Creating and Enhancing PowerPoint Presentations.
Lesson 3: Working with Visual Elements.
Lesson 4: Expanding on PowerPoint Basics.
Lesson 1: Outlook Basics and E-Mail.
Lesson 2: Calendar.
Lesson 3: Working with Other Outlook Tools.
Lesson 1: Publisher Basics.
Lesson 2: Enhancing Publisher Documents.
Appendix A: Computer Concepts.
Appendix B: Keyboarding.