# 5 The Shutter

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Worksheet for Chapter 5

• 1.
A __________ is a curtain or set of blades that blocks light from entering and striking the film.
• 2.
On a bright sunny day, you usually need to use a _____________ shutter speed.
• A.

Slow

• B.

Fast

• C.

None of the above

• 3.
Each full consecutive shutter speed is _________ the time of the setting before it.
• A.

Half

• B.

Double

• C.

Triple

• D.

None of the above

• 4.
Each full consecutive shutter speed is _________ the time of the setting after it.
• A.

Half

• B.

Double

• C.

Triple

• D.

None of the above

• 5.
When the shutter speed is changed from 1/250 to 1/500, more light is admitted to the film.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 6.
With a mechanical shutter, you can set the speed at 1/45 by setting it halfway between 1/30 and 1/60.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 7.
To make an exposure on the B setting, how many times do you press the shutter button?
• 8.
To make an exposure on the T setting, how many times do you press the shutter button?
• 9.
What is the absolute slowest shutter speed you should generally use without a tripod?
• A.

1/2

• B.

1/30

• C.

1/100

• D.

1/200

• 10.
What type of shutter is located inside the camera body?
• A.

Focal-plane shutter

• B.

Leaf shutter

• 11.
What type of shutter is in the camera's lens?
• A.

Focal-plane shutter

• B.

Leaf shutter