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C. Eells

Color Terms

How do you precive white? white is the refelction of certin parts of white light
How do you percieve black? black absorbs all of the color
What is hue? a color or shade
What are the primary colors? blue, red, and yellow
What are the secondary colors? orange, greeen, and purple
What are the tertiary colors? red-orange, red-violet, blue-violet, blue-green, yellow-green, yellow-orange
What is a saturated color? a pure color
What three groups make up the color wheel? the primary, secondary, and tertiary colors
What is a tint? a mixture of color with white
What is a shade? a mixture of color with black
What are three colors that are considered to be warm colors? orange, yellow, and red
What are three colors that are considered to be cool colors? blue, green, and purple
What are the five neutral colors? white, black, silver, gray, and brown
What are the six types of color harmonies? Monochromatic Analogous Complementary Triad Split Complementary Double Complements
What is a monochromatic color harmony? different shades and tints of the same color
What is an analougus color harmony? colors that are next to each other on the color wheel
What is a complementary color harmony? using complementary colors or colors that are across from each other on the color wheel
What is a triadic color harmony? using colors that are evenly spaced on the color wheel or the colors that make a triangle
What is a split complementary scheme? using a color on the color wheel and the 2 colors on either side of its complement
What is a neutral color scheme? using neutral colors all together
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