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color - J.Kwon

Color terms

How do you perceive white? White light occurs when all the wavelengths are reflected back to your eye.
How do you perceive black? When no light is reflected back to your eye.
What is hue? hue represents a color.
What are the primary colors? red, blue, yellow
What are the secondary colors? green, violet, orange
What are the tertiary colors? red-orange, red-violet, yellow-orange, yellow-green, blue-green, blue-violet
What is a saturated color? The colors that make up the color wheel.
What three groups make up the color wheel? primary, secondary, tertiary
What is a tint? A saturated color mixed with pure white.
What is a shade? A saturated color mixed with pure black.
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, violet, green
What are the 5 neutral colors? Black, Grey, White, Brown, Tan
What are the 6 types of color harmonies? Complementary, Analogous, Triadic, Split Complementary, Monochromatic, Neutral
What is a monochromatic color harmony? It has different tints of the same color/hue
What is an analogous color harmony? Are done by using three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.
What is a complementary color harmony? Using two colors opposite on the color wheel.
What is a triadic color harmony? Using three colors equally spaced on the color wheel.
What is a split complementary scheme? A hue and the two colors on either side of it's complementary.
What is a neutral color scheme? A harmony using only neutral colors.
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