Interesting Color Theory Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    What is a Color Wheel?
    • A. 

      Visual tool that shows basic color

    • B. 

      Visual tool that shows additive colors

    • C. 

      Visual that display subtractive colors

    • D. 

      A wheel that you can put colors on in any order

  • 2. 
    Colors that are across from each other on a color wheel are called?
    • A. 

      Analogous

    • B. 

      Tertiary

    • C. 

      Complementary

    • D. 

      Additive

  • 3. 
    Warm colors are usually associated with what kind of emotion? 
    • A. 

      Peace

    • B. 

      Passiveness

    • C. 

      Laziness

    • D. 

      Aggression

  • 4. 
    What are Primary colors?
    • A. 

      Blue, Green. Purple

    • B. 

      Red, Blue, Yellow

    • C. 

      Red, Yellow, Purple

    • D. 

      Pink, Purple, Red

  • 5. 
    What is pink?
    • A. 

      A warm color made from the mixture of white a red

    • B. 

      A cool color made from a mixture of grey and red

    • C. 

      A complementary color to yellow

    • D. 

      A fake color

  • 6. 
    What is color?
    • A. 

      Used in paints, dyes, and ink made by absorbing wavelengths of light, and then reflecting the light

    • B. 

      A substance used to give something a particular color

    • C. 

      Pigmentation of the skin, especially as an indication of someone's race

    • D. 

      The property possessed by an object of producing different sensations on the eye as a result of the way the object reflects or emits light

  • 7. 
    What does CMYK stand for?
    • A. 

      Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Key

    • B. 

      Colors Make You Krazy.

    • C. 

      Cerulean, Maroon, Yellow, Khol

    • D. 

      Cranberry, Mauve, Yellow, Khaki

  • 8. 
    What does saturating a color do?
    • A. 

      Make the color pale

    • B. 

      Changes the color transparency

    • C. 

      Changes the intensity of the color

    • D. 

      Makes a new color

  • 9. 
    The color wheel is square
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What Colors are warm?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Orange

    • C. 

      Yellow

    • D. 

      Pink

  • 11. 
    What is Tint?
    • A. 

      A mixture of color with white

    • B. 

      A mixture of a color with black

    • C. 

      A mixture of three colors

    • D. 

      A mixture of colors the are complementary

  • 12. 
    What color do food companies use to draw in consumers
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Grey

    • C. 

      Purple

    • D. 

      Red

  • 13. 
    What is value?
    • A. 

      Scale of lightness to darkness

    • B. 

      The vividness of a color

    • C. 

      Color unity

    • D. 

      Analogous colors

  • 14. 
    What does color do?
    • A. 

      Fills in empty spaces

    • B. 

      Makes things artsy

    • C. 

      Colors can draw attention have emotional, and psychological impact

    • D. 

      Takes up space

  • 15. 
    Colors are symbolic and often have meaning
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What is complementary to green?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Blue

    • C. 

      Periwinkle

    • D. 

      Red California Sunset shade #55

  • 17. 
    A mixture of color with black is what?
    • A. 

      Value

    • B. 

      Tint

    • C. 

      Saturation

    • D. 

      Shade

  • 18. 
    Color mainly used in paints and dyes?
    • A. 

      Additive

    • B. 

      Subtractive

    • C. 

      Complementary

    • D. 

      Pens

  • 19. 
    You can make red yellow and blue by mixing certain colors together
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False