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color terms

How is color percieved color occurs when light in different wavelenghts strikes the eyes. the way to reflect to certain wave lenghts light back to our eyes.
What is hue Hue refers to the color itself. Each different hue is a different reflected wavelength of light. White light broken in a prism has seven hues: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet.
Secondary colors the three colors that are achieved from equal objects of two primary colors make up what we call the secondary colors these colors include/
What are the tertiary colors? When you mix equal parts of one primary and one secondary color you achieve the tertiary colors.These colors include:Red-violet Blue-violet Blue-greenYellow-green Yellow-orangeRed-orange
What is a saturated color? The colors used in the color wheel are called saturated colors because there is no white or black in them.
What three groups make up the color wheel? A tint is a saturated color that is mixed with pure white color.A shade is a saturated color that is mixed with pure black color
What is a tint? A tint is a saturated color that is mixed with pure white color.The more white that you add to a saturated color, the lighter the color will become.
What is a shade? A shade is a saturated color that is mixed with pure black color.The more black that you add to a saturated color the darker the color will become.
What are three colors that are considered to be warm colors? Red, Orange, & Yellow
What are three colors that are considered to be cool colors? Blue, Green, & Violet
What are the five neutral colors? Black, Grey, White, Brown, & Tan
What are the six types of color harmonies? MonochromaticAnalogousComplementaryTriadicSplit ComplementaryNeutral
What is a monochromatic color harmony? They are achieved by using tints and shades of only one colorExamples:Navy Blue, Bright Blue, and Baby Blue
What is an analougus color harmony? Are done by using three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheelExamples:Red, Red-Violet, Violet
What is a complementary color harmony? Two colors that are directly across from each other on the color wheelExamples:Yellow & PurpleGreen & RedBlue & Orange
What is a triadic color harmony? Three colors that are located within equal distance of each otherExamples:Red, Blue, YellowOrange, Violet, Green
What is a split complementary scheme? This is created by using any color and the two colors located next to that colors complementExamples:Yellow, Red-Violet, Blue-Violet
What is a neutral color scheme? Any combination of Blacks, Greys, Whites, Browns, & Tans
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