Theory Of 5 - Head Styles

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  • 1. 
    Creating a round head with clippers allows for extremely __________  styling from salon to salon and trim to trim.
    • A. 

      Inconsistent

    • B. 

      Dramatic

    • C. 

      Consistent

  • 2. 
    Curly coated round heads often need the ____________ to be hand scissored into the head to be balanced with the rest of the trim.
    • A. 

      Neck coat

    • B. 

      Cheeks

    • C. 

      Throat

  • 3. 
    The framed area over the eyes should be ____________ for drop coat round heads
    • A. 

      Hand scissored

    • B. 

      Clipped

    • C. 

      Shaved

  • 4. 
    For most breeds with a rectangular head, the top skull is closely trimmed to show off the __________ of the head between the ears.
    • A. 

      Roundness

    • B. 

      Level line

    • C. 

      Curved

  • 5. 
    In most cases on a clipped face, going _____________ the grain will give you the cleanest result and the most immaculate lines.
    • A. 

      With

    • B. 

      Against

    • C. 

      Along

  • 6. 
    On a face that is clipped close at the stop area, clip a/an ____________ to give definition to the eyes and to lengthen the muzzle.
    • A. 

      Cowlicks

    • B. 

      Inverted ā€œVā€

    • C. 

      A straight line

  • 7. 
    On a tied up topknot, always slide a _________ between the topknot band and the skull to ensure no skin is caught in the band.
    • A. 

      Finger

    • B. 

      Comb

    • C. 

      Thinning shears

  • 8. 
    On drop coated styling, the stop area should be trimmed very close.  This will clear the eyes of long fur and accentuate a nice ______________.
    • A. 

      Eyebrow line

    • B. 

      Deep-set eye

    • C. 

      Balanced head

  • 9. 
    On harsh coated round heads, using the tip of the ear to establish the length of coat helps evenly shape the entire headpiece in a _______________.
    • A. 

      Balanced manner

    • B. 

      Symmetrical look

    • C. 

      Circle

  • 10. 
    On harsh coats, using _____________ with the lay of the coat will minimize sharp lines.
    • A. 

      Clippers

    • B. 

      Standard shears

    • C. 

      Thinning shears

  • 11. 
    On natural head styles, that already have nice, neat muzzles are easy, _____________.
    • A. 

      Clip with an ā€œFā€ blade

    • B. 

      Leave alone

    • C. 

      Thinning shear entire muzzle

  • 12. 
    On Round head styles, clip the stop area between the eyes with a ______________ blade, using a light touch.
    • A. 

      #10 or #15

    • B. 

      #40

    • C. 

      #7F

  • 13. 
    Round heads can be created on many different purebreds and mixed breed dogs.  The overall look will vary from dog to dog based on skull type, ear set, muzzle length, and _____________.
    • A. 

      Temperament

    • B. 

      Size of the dog

    • C. 

      Coat type

  • 14. 
    The fur on pet Terrier dogs normally does not have the _______________ required to frame the face the way a hand-stripped coat does.
    • A. 

      Soft texture

    • B. 

      Harsh texture

    • C. 

      Smooth texture

  • 15. 
    The process to create a round head style will differ with each coat type, however the common goal remains the same - to focus the eyes and nose at the ____________ of the headpiece for a balanced finished product.
    • A. 

      Center

    • B. 

      Interior

    • C. 

      Base

  • 16. 
    The topknot on a Poodle or Poodle-mix should be a/an ________________ of the skull.
    • A. 

      Part

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Separate

  • 17. 
    There are three basic coat types that apply to round head styling on all dogs,whether purebred or mixed breed: drop coats, curly coats, and __________________.
    • A. 

      Silky coats

    • B. 

      Harsh coats

    • C. 

      Wavy coats

  • 18. 
    To trim long eye brows on a rectangular head, use ___________ in reverse.
    • A. 

      Clippers

    • B. 

      Thinning shears

    • C. 

      Curved shears

  • 19. 
    Trim small brows on a rectangular head with ________________ to eliminate a sharp line.
    • A. 

      Thinning shears

    • B. 

      Curved shears

    • C. 

      Clippers

  • 20. 
    Use care when clipping the line that separates the topknot from the face, not to ________________ the skin which can give you a false vision of where the line lies.
    • A. 

      Wrinkle

    • B. 

      Crease

    • C. 

      Stretch

  • 21. 
    When removing excessive facial coat on a dog that has extremely thick fur, stretch the skin and slow the clipper stroke.  This will help minimize the unsightly _______________.
    • A. 

      Corduroy tracking

    • B. 

      Whiskers

    • C. 

      Stretch marks

  • 22. 
    When setting in eyebrows on a rectangular head, use the _____________ as a guide.  This will help in getting them even.
    • A. 

      Cheek bones

    • B. 

      Top skull

    • C. 

      Eye socket ridge

  • 23. 
    When tying up a topknot, depending on the size and shape of the skull, you can use the ____________ as a reference point to determine the amount of coat to gather into the band.
    • A. 

      Eyes

    • B. 

      Ears

    • C. 

      Nose

  • 24. 
    With long exaggerated brows on rectangular heads, remove the ___________ that are found just at the inside corner of the eye, otherwise the brows will cross over one another.
    • A. 

      Eyelashes

    • B. 

      Eye matter

    • C. 

      Cowlicks

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