CSci 1001 Problem set 1. Due Thursday, February 8 at 1pm.
- Exercises 11, 12, 16, 20 p. 17
- Name two advantages of formatting web pages using CSS.
- In the example web page
that we considered in class find examples of the following:
Print out the source code of the page and clearly mark your answers.
- An element that has two nested elements.
- A self-closing tag (also known as an empty element).
- A tag with two different attributes.
- A link to a file within the same web site. Draw the relevant
segment of the file structure and show both files.
Construct a web page about yourself or anything that interests
you. Do not set any fonts, colors, etc. - you will format your page
using CSS. Write your source code in a plain-text editor, such as
NotePad. Upload your file to the XHTML validator, your page must be
Your page must have the following:
- A meaningful title
- At least two different-sized headers
- At least one list (of any kind)
- At least three links
- At least one image
- At least one table (do not use tables for formatting)
- Use an external CSS file, do not use the style attributes or
- Set a background color or an image for your page
- Set the text properties (font, color) for the page
- Set at least one property of a header
- Set the border property of an image or a table
- Make links show up differently when the have been visited or when
the mouse moves over them.
- Set a property for at least one group of tags (separated by
- Set a property for at least one tag that appears nested within
How to submit
If you wish to use your account on cda, you may upload your web page,
the CSS file, and the images there and send me the URL by e-mail. In
this case do not change the files after the due date.
If you are not using your cda account, just send me all the files
(including images) by e-mail.
Either submit them at the beginning of the class (printed or
hand-written) or send them with your problem set by e-mail. Please
send only one e-mail with your entire problem set.
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