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Intro Color Terms

How do you percieve white? Colorless, used as a tool to tint a color.
How do you percieve black? Dark, used as a tool to shade a color.
What is hue? The name given to a color.
What are the primary colors? Red, Blue, and Yellow
What are the secondary colors? Violet, Green, and Orange
What are the tertiary colors? Red-violet, Blue-violet, Blue-green, Yellow-green, Yellow-orange, and Red-orange.
What is a saturated color? Bright hues
What three groups make up the color wheel? Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary
What is a tint? A value lighter than that on the color wheel. Add white
What is a shade? A value darker than that on the color wheel. Add black
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 possibly Violet
What are the five neutral colors? Tans, Browns, Whites, Cream, and Gray
What are the six types of color harmonies? Primary, Secondary, Complementary, Warm Analogous, Cool Analogous, and Monochromatic
What is a monochromatic color harmony? One hue with different tints and shades
What is an analougus color harmony? 3 or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.
What is an complementary harmony? 2 colors that are directly across from each other on the color wheel.
What is a triadic color harmony? When you mix equal parts of one primary and one secondary.
What is a split complementary scheme? 2 colors adjacent to the base color.
What is a neutral color scheme? Has no hue, and transmit a very little amount of light.
Created by: ERICAH22