Text Basics

Learn how to cut, copy, paste, and format text, including using a PowerPoint text box, for strong PowerPoint presentations.


  1. Open our practice presentation.
  2. Select slide 4.
  3. Use cut and paste or drag and drop to move the text Lower blood pressure between Companionship and Social opportunities.
  4. Select the list of benefits and add italics.
  5. Select the text Did you Know?, remove the boldface, and change the size to 36pt.
  6. When you're finished, your slide should look like this:
    Text Basics Challenge