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Color Terms

How do you perceive white? When all of the wavelengths are refleceted back to your eye.
How do you perceive black? When there is no light reflected back to your eye.
What is a hue? A color.
What are the primary colors/ Red, yellow and blue,
What are the secondary colors? Violet, orange, and green.
What are the tertiary colors? Red-violet, blue-violet, yellow-green, yellow-orange, blue-green, red-orange
What is a saturated color? A oure color. (NO white or black added)
What 3 groups make the color wheel? Pri,ary, Secondary, Tertiary
What is a tint? A saturated color that has white added to it.
What is a shade? Saturated color that has black added to it.
What are 3 warm colors? Red, orange, yellow
What are 3 cool colors? Blue, green, violet
What are 5 neutral colors? Black, white, grey, tan, and brown.
What are the 6 color harmonies? Monochromatic, Complementary, Triadic, Split-Complementary, Analogous, Double Complementary
What is monochromatic? One color thats uses tints and shades.
What is analogous? 3 or more colors next to each other.
What's complentary? 2 colors directly across from each other.
What is triadic? 3 colors in between each color, making a triangle.
What is split complentary? A color and the two colors next to its compliment.
Whats a neutral scheme? Any combination of black, white, grey, tan, and brown.
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