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elements and principles questions

What are the elements of design? horizontal,vertical,diagonal,and curved lines. Form,space,textures, and pattern
What are the principles of design? balance,informal balance, repetition, gradation,continuous line, radiation,focal point,and harmony
What is the principle repetition? A design is copied or repeated
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light, and rough surfaces absorb more light
What do curved lines suggest? Add a soft and graceful effect to designs, however too many make a design busy
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? different parts of the designs are equal to each other(ex: bottom and top are equal vertically)
What do diagonal lines suggest? Action,movement,and excitement
What is space? An area that is provided for a particular purpose
What are the four types of rhythm? gradation,repetition,radiation,and continuous line
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Parts of the design are not identical but are equal in visual weight(ex:
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? Horizontal lines go left to right, and vertical goes up and down
What is the golden mean? 3-5 ratio
What is the difference between shape and form? Shape is a flat silhouette image and form is the outlines edges of a three dimensional object
What are the five types of balance? Asymmetrical,vertical,horizontal,and radial
What does unity or harmony mean? All elements and principles of design work together
What are the two things texture involves? The feel and appearance of an object
What are the four types of line? Horizontal,vertical,curved,and diagonal
What is proportion? Each of the items parts are the right size to belong to the whole
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? diagonal
What is symmetrical balance? Example? When both parts of the item are identical(ex: butterfly)
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? One object that stands out(focal point)
What happens when you use a continuous line? Makes the eye follow the line
What is another name for symmetrical balance? Formal balance
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? Informal balance
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Gradation is when an object goes from small to large or large to small, and radiation is designs that move from the center point
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