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Mini-Quiz: Using Calibre to Convert eBook Formats

by Ron Kurtus (revised 3 August 2012)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. Can Calibre convert a Word document into an ebook?

Only if it is the DOCX format

Only if it has been saved as a TXT or RTF file

Calibre converts all formats into ebooks

2. How can you control the font sizes in your ebook?

Calibre only allows one font size

By selecting the Font Size button in the Convert window

By selecting the Look & Feel button in the Convert window

3. How can you see your output?

Calibre has its own e-reader application

Only by downloading the file to your Kindle

By saving the file as a Word document

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Self-Publishing. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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Resources and references

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Calibre eBook Management - Download from Calibre site

Calibre overview - Wikipedia

Review of Calibre - CNET

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Top-rated books on Self-Publishing

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Mini-Quiz: Using Calibre to Convert eBook Formats

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