Photojournalism Test 1

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Photojournalism Quizzes & Trivia

This test deals with journalism history, ethics, and camera formats.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The first newspaper printed in the colonies was Public Occurances.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Public Occurances contained hard news.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Matthew Brady photographed Abraham Lincoln.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Matthew Brady photographed the Civil War.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Fourth Amendment insures a free press.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    You can take a photograph of a person in a public place and use the photograph in a newspaper without the permission of the person being photographed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A Dual Lens Reflex camera is great for taking sports photographs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A rangefinder camera photograph does not always produce what you see through the viewfinder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A camera producing images with computer code is a digital camera.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A Dual Lens Reflex camera has a very fast shutter speed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A single lens reflex camera is great for taking sports photographs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    A single lens reflex camera has a very fast shutter speed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    A single lens reflex camera has a focal plane shutter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Depth of field refers to how bright and dark your photograph may be.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Maximum depth of field means everything in your photograph is in focus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Reduced depth of field means part of your photograph is out of focus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Your photograph has a very dark image of a girl playing a guitar with a very light background. This is a low contrast photograph.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The main image in your photograph is slightly off center and a little high. This is referred to as the Rule of Thirds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The single lens reflex camera comes with a variety of lenses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Defamation means you produce stories and photographs to intentionally make someone look bad.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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