Understanding the Control Panel
The Appearance Panel
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Review Layers, Groups and Stacking Order
Artboard — Printable portion of the work area, where illustrations can be finalized.
Attributes — properties of an object that change its appearance without changing its underlying structure
Bounding Box — A temporary frame around a selected object that shows the object’s outer dimensions. Eight hollow white squares that show an object is selected
Workspace — A saved set of panel arrangements and tool settings.
More Illustrator terms here!