An Multimedia Assignment for IST

By, Jeevika Lalchandani

A meaningful string of characters - letters, numbers, symbols or punctuation. Text is used in many ways: for headings, content, labels, captions, menus and navigation.

Text

Digital sound consisting of waves that represent change in air pressure. Enhances a presentation by giving it greater reality.

Audio

Digitalised pictures, used to aid visualisation and to communicate information.

Graphics 

The illusion of movement achieved by displaying a series of static images, called frames, in a rapid sequence.

Continuous stream of data (graphics and sound) first cereated and then broken down into seperate frames.

Animation

Video

The extent to which a computer program and human being may have a dialog.

 

Interactive Multimedia allows the user to control, combine and manipulate different types of media such as text, sound, video, graphics and animation.

Interactivity