Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Carbonaro 3

Color terms

What is a monochromatic color scheme? using tints and shades of one color (ex. navy blue, bright blue and baby blue
What is an analogous color scheme? three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel (red, red-violet and violet)
What is an accented neutral color scheme? a neutral harmony with a small amount of one color
What color scheme is 2 colors opposite on the color wheel. complementary color harmony
How many colors in a split complemetary color scheme? any color and the two colors located next to the colors complement
Name the Primary colors. red blue and yellow
Name the secondary colors. violet green and orange
What is the value of a color? lightness or darkness
What is the intensity of a color mean? saturation
What is the hue? color
How do you make a tint? add white
How do you make a shade? add black
What are the warm colors? red orange and yellow
What are the cool colors? blue, green and violet
What are the neutral colors? combination of blacks, greys, whites, browns and tans
What is unique about the primary colors? you cannot achieve these colors by mixing any other colors together
Name 3 tertiary colors. red-violet, blue-violet and blue-green
What is the proper way to name a tertiary color? mixing equal parts of 1 primary and one secondary
What is another name for a tertiary color? inbetween
What is a triadic color scheme? 3 colors within equal distance of each other
Created by: 634618