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Color Terms

How do you percieve white? When all the wave lengths are refelected back into your eye
How do you percieve black? When no light is reflected back into your eye
What is hue? Color it's self
What are the primary colors? Red, Blue and Yellow
What are the secondary colors? Green, Violet, Orange
What are the tertiary colors? Red-Violet, Blue-Violet, Blue-Green, Yellow-Green, Yellow-Orange, and Red-Orange
What is a saturated color? If there is no black or white in the color it's called saturated
What three groups make up the color wheel? Primary, secondary, and tertiary
What is a tint? A saturated color that is mixed iwth pure white color
What is a shade? A saturated color that is mixed with pure balck color
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 and tan
What are the six types of color harmonies? Monochromatic, Analogous, Complementary, Tradic, Split-Complementary, Neutral
What is a monochromatic color harmony? they are achieved by using tints and shades of only one color
What is an analougus color harmony? using three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel
What is a complementary color harmony? Two colors that are directly across from each other on the wheel
What is a triadic color harmony? three colors that are located with in equal distance of each other
What is a split complementary scheme? any color and the color located next to that colors complement
What is a neutral color scheme? Any combination of Blacks, Greys, Whites, Browns and tans
Created by: KLemerise