Chapter 5, Portraits, Photography Retest

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Photography Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Size constancy 
    • A. 

      Refers to using only the same shapes of objects in an artwork

    • B. 

      Refers to the tendency to see the same object as the same size (no matter the distance) in an artwork

    • C. 

      Refers to the technique of not changing the shape of the object in an artwork

  • 2. 
    This sculpture best illustrates
    • A. 

      Geometric/open

    • B. 

      Positive

    • C. 

      Organic/open

    • D. 

      Figure/ground reversal

  • 3. 
    This artwork illustrates:
    • A. 

      Repeating organic

    • B. 

      Repeating geometric

    • C. 

      Size constancy

    • D. 

      Foreshortening

  • 4. 
    This sculpture is and example of a ________________________________ artwork.
    • A. 

      Foreshortened shape

    • B. 

      Closed/geometric form

    • C. 

      Open/geometric form

    • D. 

      Positive/geometric shapes

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Organic/negative form

    • B. 

      Geometric/open form

    • C. 

      Ground/negative form

    • D. 

      Geometric/closed form

  • 6. 
    When comparing these two pictures showing a sunset. The term that best describes the image on the left compared that of the image on the right.  .
    • A. 

      Closed/organic image

    • B. 

      Open/geometric image

    • C. 

      Closed/geometric image

    • D. 

      Open/organic image

  • 7. 
    This artwork illustrates________________. When you focus on the center, you see a vase and when you focus on the outside images, you see two faces. Depending on what exactly you focus on will give you a different result. Can you see the two characters with sombreros on their heads?
    • A. 

      Figure/ground reversal

    • B. 

      Positive/open form

    • C. 

      Positive/ground

    • D. 

      Foreshortening

  • 8. 
    This photo illustrates
    • A. 

      Organic/open

    • B. 

      Foreshortening

    • C. 

      Leading lines

    • D. 

      Aerial perspective

  • 9. 
    This photo illustrates
    • A. 

      Framing

    • B. 

      Aerial perspective

    • C. 

      Geometric/repeating shapes/forms

    • D. 

      Organic/repeating shapes/forms

  • 10. 
    This photo illustrates.
    • A. 

      Leading lines

    • B. 

      Aerial perspective

    • C. 

      Repeating organic shapes and forms

    • D. 

      Asymmetrical balance

  • 11. 
    This photo illustrates:
    • A. 

      Foreshortening

    • B. 

      Diminishing size

    • C. 

      Framing

    • D. 

      Geometric shapes

  • 12. 
    This photo illustrates:
    • A. 

      Foreshortening

    • B. 

      Leading lines

    • C. 

      Closure

    • D. 

      Closed shapes

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Symmetrical balance

    • B. 

      Repeating geometric

    • C. 

      Geometric/closed

    • D. 

      Foreshortening

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Closure

    • B. 

      Framing

    • C. 

      Foreshortening

    • D. 

      Leading lines

  • 15. 
    When taking photos or drawing a picture or creating a painting, which of the following statements is true about the Rule of Thirds?
    • A. 

      Divide the area in three and set the main subject at the bottom right of the space

    • B. 

      Divide the area in three and center the subject matter in the middle of the space

    • C. 

      Divide the area in three and set the main subject so that it hits ALL OF THE POINTS where the the three areas meet

    • D. 

      Divide the area in three and set the main subject so that it hits one or more of the points where the three areas meet

  • 16. 
    This photo illustrates :
    • A. 

      Framing

    • B. 

      Lines of sight

    • C. 

      Leading lines

    • D. 

      Directional lines

  • 17. 
    The shape most commonly used for the head form is ______________
    • A. 

      A circle

    • B. 

      An oval

    • C. 

      A ellipse

    • D. 

      A egg shape

  • 18. 
    When drawing a portrait, an artist can use the width of an eye in order to find out how wide the head (across) should be. To draw the mouth the edges of it line up with the _______________. 
    • A. 

      Ears

    • B. 

      Pupils

    • C. 

      Nose

  • 19. 
    To draw the human head the artists must 
    • A. 

      Start at the top of the forehead and end at the chin.

    • B. 

      Start at the middle of the top of the head and goes just in front of the neckline

    • C. 

      Start at the back of the top of the head and the edge of the neck.

  • 20. 
    When drawing the ears, a common mistake that young artists make is to draw what they think the ear should look like. Artists must employ the technique of ___________________ in order to make the ears look correct on the sides of the head.
    • A. 

      Figure/ground reversal

    • B. 

      Foreshortening

    • C. 

      Form

    • D. 

      Perspective

  • 21. 
    Sometimes an artist that creates a _________________ is using using him/herself as subject matter.
    • A. 

      Portrait

    • B. 

      Self portrait

    • C. 

      Selfie

    • D. 

      Photography

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