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Color Terms

How do you percieve white? white light is percieved when all the wavelengths are reflected back to your eye
How do you percieve black? black light is percieved when no light is reflected to your eyes
What Is Hue? color
What are the primary colors? Red, Blue, Yellow
What are the secondary colors? Violet (red+blue), Green (blue+yellow), Orange (red+yellow)
What are the tertiary colors? Red-violet, Blue-Violet, Blue-green, Yellow-green, Yellow-orange, Red-orange
What is a saturated color? color without white and black used on the color wheel
What are the three groups that make up the color wheel? primary, secondary and tertiary colors
What is a tint? saturated color mixed with white
What is a shade? saturated color mixed with black
What are the three colors that are considered to be warm colors? Red, Orange and Yellow
What are the three colors that are considered to be cool colors? Blue, Green and Violet
What are five neutral colors? Black, Grey, White, Brown and Tan
What are the six color harmonies? Monochromatic, Analogous, Complementary, Triadic, Split Complementary, Neutral
What is a monochromatic color harmony? using tints or shades of one color
What is an analogous 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 directly across 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 complementary
What is a neutral color scheme? any color combinations of Blacks, Greys, Whites, Browns and Tans
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