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Editing and Combining Shapes and Paths in Adobe Illustrator CC (2015 release)

Chapter Description

In this lesson from Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release), you'll take basic shapes and paths and learn how to both edit and combine them to create new artwork.

Review questions

  1. Name two ways you can combine several shapes into one.
  2. What is the difference between the Scissors tool (scissorstool_lg_n.jpg) and the Knife tool (Image)?
  3. How can you erase with the Eraser tool (erasertool_lg_n.jpg) in a straight line?
  4. What is the main difference between Shape Modes and Pathfinder Effects in the Pathfinder panel?
  5. Why would you outline strokes?
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