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Color Terms

how do you perceive white? when all wavelegnths are reflected
how do you perceive black? when all wavlegnths are absorbed
what is hue? color
what are the primary colors? red, yellow, blue
what are the secondary colors? violet, green, orange
what are the tertiary colors? red-orange, yellow-orange, yellow-green, blue-green, blue-violet, and red-violet
what is a saturated color? pure hue
what three groups make up the color wheel? primary colors, secondary colors, tertiary colors
whats is tint? a saturated color with black added to it
what is shade? a saturated color with white added to it
what are three colors that are considered warm colors? red, orange, yellow
what are three colors that are considered cool colors? blue, green, violet
what are the five neutral colors? beige, ivory, taupe, black, gray, white
what are the six types of color harmonies? monochrmatic, complimentary, split conplementary, analagous, triad, polychromatic
what is a monochromatic color harmony? tints and shades of a single, saturated color harmony
what is an analogous color harmony? a scheme of two colors that are adjacent to eachother on the color wheel.
what is a complimentary color harmony? a scheme of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel
what is a triadic color harmony? a scheme of colors that consists of three colors that are equal distances apart on the color wheel
what is a split complimentary scheme? a scheme of three colors that for a 'Y' like figure on the color wheel
what is a neutral color sheme? a color scheme that uses only neutral colors (brown, white,ect...)
Created by: santiaantrilli