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Color Terms

How do you percieve white? White light occurs when all the wavelengths are reflected back to your eyes.
How do you percieve black? Black light occurs when no light is reflected to your eyes.
What is hue? Hue means 'Color"
What are the primary colors? Red, Blue, Yellow
What are the secondary colors? Violet, Green, Orange
What are the tertiary colors? Red-violet, Blue-violet, Blue-green, Yellow-green, Yellow-orange, Red-orange
What is a saturated color? Colors where there is no white or black in them.
What three groups make up the color wheel? Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary.
What is a tint? A saturated color that is mized with pure white color.
What is a shade? A saturated color that is mixed with pure black 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, Tan.
What are the six types of color harmonies? Monochromatic, Analogous, Complementary, Triadic, Spilt Complementary, Neutral.
What is a monochromatic color harmony? 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 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? Using any color and the two colors located next to that colors complement.
What is a neutral color scheme? Any combinations of blacks, greys, whites, browns, and tans.
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