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Color - G. Colacci
|How do you percieve white?
|White light occurs when all the wavelengths are reflected back to your eye.
|How do you percieve black?
|Black light occurs when no light is reflected to your eye.
|What is hue?
|the color itself.
|What are the primary colors?
|The three basic colors that are used to create all of the other colors (red, blue, yellow)
|What are the secondary colors?
|The three colors that are achieved from equal parts of two primary colors (violet, green, orange)
|What are the tertiary colors?
|When you mix equal parts of one primary and one secondary color (Red-violet,Blue-violet,Blue-green,Yellow-green,Yellow-orang,Red-orange)
|What is a saturated color?
|colors with no white or black in them (all colors on the color wheel)
|What three groups make up the color wheel?
|primary, tertiary, and secondary.
|What is a tint?
|A tint is a saturated color that is mixed with pure white color.
|What is a shade?
|A shade is a saturated color that is mixed with pure black color.
|What are three colors that are considered to be warm colors?
|Red, Orange, and Yellow.
|What are three colors that are considered to be cool colors?
|Blue, Green, and Violet.
|What are the five neutral colors?
|Black, Grey, White, Brown, and Tan.
|What are the six types of color harmonies?
|What is a monochromatic color harmony?
|They are made by using tints and shades of only one color
|What is an analougus color harmony?
|they are made by 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 color wheel.
|What is a triadic color harmony?
|Three colors that are located within equal distance of each other.
|What is a split complementary scheme?
|they are created by using any color and the two colors located next to that colors complement.
|What is a neutral color scheme?
|Any combination of Blacks, Greys, Whites, Browns, and Tans,