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Color Wheel Theory

Vocabulary Question and Definition

What is a primary color? A color that can't be made by mixing others together.
What are the three primary colors? Yellow, Blue, Red
What do you get when you mix two primary colors together? Secondary Colors
What secondary color do you get when you mix red and yellow together? Orange
What is a secondary color? A color that are made by mixing two equal primary colors
What are the three secondary colors? Orange, Green, Purple
What is a tertiary color? A color that are made by mixing one primary and one secondary colors
How many do the tertiary colors have? 6
What colors are the tertiary colors? Red-Orange, Orange-Yellow, Yellow-Green, Green-Blue, Blue-Purple, Purple-Red,
What is the complementary? Two colors located directly opposite each other on the color wheel.
What is is the compliment of the color Red? Green
What is the compliment of the color Yellow? Purple
What color is a shade of blue? Dark Blue (adding black)
What color is a tint of red? Pink (adding white)
What color can you find across from each other on the color wheel? Complementary
What are all red, orange and yellow all? Warm
Which colors do you mix together to create orange? Yellow and Red
Violet is created by mixing what two colors? Red and Blue
How many color are in a color wheel? 12
Created by: VSDB-Art
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