Test Your Knowledge On Graphic Design Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge On Graphic Design Quiz

Test Your Knowledge on Graphic Design Quiz. A graphic designer has the power to bring life to an image by the use of certain software and skills. Are you studying to become a graphic designer? The quiz below will help you refresh your memory on some of the basic things you should know. Give it a shot and come back for more graphic design quizzes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Define graphic design.
    • A. 

      The process of creating flyers for parties and stuff.

    • B. 

      The process of creating the appearance of a publication, presentation, or web site in an attractive, logical manner.

    • C. 

      The process of creating the colors of a book or movie in a lab.

    • D. 

      The process of choosing a look of a business.

  • 2. 
    When done successfully graphic designs: ____,____, ____,_____,_____,____,and ____.
  • 3. 
    A layout is
  • 4. 
    Guidelines for Organizing Layouts: List 3
    • A. 

      Use different sizes of type for different elements. ● Establish a hierarchy of type sizes for headlines, subheads, text, etc. and be consistent with formatting. Make the most important element you want your readers to see the largest and the least important element the smallest.

    • B. 

      Determine the purpose of your message. ● Decide where and how your message will appear (whether it will be a printed publication, presentation, or web site). ● Establish goals.

    • C. 

      Give a printed publication, presentation, or web page a mood or personality. ● Create contrast for interest. ● Fool the eye.

    • D. 

      Create an image or a mood. ● Tie a layout together. ● Organize.

  • 5. 
    How can a designer capture the reader's attention?
    • A. 

      Set important information in an atypical way, such as in a distinctive font.

    • B. 

      Your design should be suitable for your audience and appropriate for its environment.

    • C. 

      Organize information.

    • D. 

      Information must be noticed before communication takes place.

  • 6. 
    White space (the absence of text and graphics) is vital to graphic design. The key is to ______white space so ______knows where to go and can rest a bit when it gets there.  
  • 7. 
    Color in layouts can convey moods, create images, attract attention, and identify objects. When selecting colors for a publication or a web page, think about what you want the color to do and what is appropriate for your purpose.The color red is associated with:The color yellow is associated with:  
    • A. 

      Energy, Passion, Power, Excitement

    • B. 

      Energy, Passion, Power, Excitement,Wisdom, Playful, Satisfying, Optimistic

    • C. 

      Wisdom, Playful, Satisfying, Optimistic

    • D. 

      Finality, Transitional Color

  • 8. 
    Asymmetrical balance is:
    • A. 

      Center elements on a page.

    • B. 

      The organization of the parts of a composition such that each side of a vertical axis contains similar forms.

    • C. 

      Color, value, size, shape, and texture can be used as balancing elements.

    • D. 

      an arrangement of unlike objects of equal weight on each side of the page.

  • 9. 
    What are the keys to visual rhythm?
  • 10. 
    Emphasis is what stands out or gets noticed first. Every layout needs a focal point to draw the readers eye to the important part of the layout.How can emphasis be created in a composition? 
    • A. 

      Use a series of evenly spaced, square photographs next to an outlined photograph with an unusual shape. ● Put an important piece of text on a curve or an angle while keeping all of the other type in straight columns. ● Use bold, black type for headings and subheads and much lighter text for all other text.

    • B. 

      Repeat a color, shape, or texture in different areas throughout. ● Choose visuals that share a similar color, theme, or shape. ● Line up photographs and text with the same grid lines.

    • C. 

      Similar typefaces - Strive for maximum contrast when using more than one typeface on a page or within a publication.

    • D. 

      Excessive spacing after punctuation - Avoid placing two spaces after a period at the end of a sentence.

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