This is the next book in the Instant AutoCAD series and continues with the tradition of delivering technical information in a quick and easy format. With integrated Hands-On sessions to illustrate basic concepts and lots of questions, tests, and exercises it will offer a firm grounding in part and assembly creation from sketch to production drawings. The text contains a number of features that make the basic ideas more concrete and clear. These include: a list ofKey Conceptsat the start of each chapter anIn a Nutshellconclusion of each chapter briefHands-Onlabs throughout each chapter to reinforce newly learned concepts aTesting . . . Testing . . . 1, 2, 3section of fill-in-the-blank, true-false, multiple choice, and matching questions at the end of each chapter aWhat'question section at the end of each chapter aLet's Get Busylist of related assignments at each chapter end a number ofTipboxes to introduce important ideas font enlargement of key ideas hundreds of drawings, metros, and icons to add clarity a teachers' supplement with Testing . . . testing . . . 1, 2, 3, answers An integrated CD-ROM Learning Assistant is included with this text. It includes: hands-on practice for concepts presented in the text models for the creation of parts and assembliesEthier, Stephen J. is the author of 'Instant Autocad Mechanical Desktop 5.0' with ISBN 9780130945075 and ISBN 0130945072.