Color Theory Quiz Questions And Answers

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Color Theory Quiz Questions And Answers

Are you attracted to color, its mixing, combinations, and everything? All this comes under color theory. You can take this color theory quiz to see how well you understand the idea and hence the colors. Basically, in color theory, a color wheel separates the color as primary, secondary, and tertiary. You can easily ace this quiz if you know everything about colors and color theory. All the best for a perfect score! Share it with friends and other color lovers if you like the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a Color Wheel?
    • A. 

      A visual tool that shows basic color

    • B. 

      A 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 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

  • 6. 
    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

  • 7. 
    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

  • 8. 
    The color wheel is square.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What Colors are warm?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Orange

    • C. 

      Yellow

    • D. 

      Pink

  • 10. 
    What is Tint?
    • A. 

      A mixture of a color with white

    • B. 

      A mixture of a color with black

    • C. 

      A mixture of three colors

    • D. 

      A mixture of colors they are complementary

  • 11. 
    What color do food companies use to draw in consumers?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Grey

    • C. 

      Purple

    • D. 

      Red

  • 12. 
    What is value?
    • A. 

      The scale of lightness to darkness

    • B. 

      The vividness of a color

    • C. 

      Color unity

    • D. 

      Analogous colors

  • 13. 
    What does color do?
    • A. 

      Fills in empty spaces

    • B. 

      Makes things artsy

    • C. 

      Colors can draw attention have an emotional and psychological impact.

    • D. 

      Takes up space

  • 14. 
    Colors are symbolic and often have meaning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What is complementary to green?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Blue

    • C. 

      Periwinkle

    • D. 

      Red California Sunset shade #55

  • 16. 
    A mixture of a color with black is what?
    • A. 

      Value

    • B. 

      Tint

    • C. 

      Saturation

    • D. 

      Shade

  • 17. 
    Color mainly used in paints and dyes?
    • A. 

      Additive

    • B. 

      Subtractive

    • C. 

      Complementary

    • D. 

      Pens

  • 18. 
    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

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

      True

    • B. 

      False

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