Art Terms Trivia Quiz

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Art Terms Trivia Quiz

It’s time to answer some cool questions about Art Terms


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a subtle difference or variation called?
    • A. 

      Nuance

    • B. 

      Brainstorm

    • C. 

      Irony

    • D. 

      Creativity

  • 2. 
    What is a name for the part of an artwork that lies between the foreground and background?
    • A. 

      Back

    • B. 

      Middleground

    • C. 

      Sides

    • D. 

      Front

  • 3. 
    What is the name of an event that celebrates the beginning of a new art exhibit?
    • A. 

      Sneak Peek

    • B. 

      Opening

    • C. 

      First Night

    • D. 

      Open House

  • 4. 
    What are objects collected for their historical significance called?
    • A. 

      Kitch

    • B. 

      Knick-Knacks

    • C. 

      Ephemera

    • D. 

      Memorabilia

  • 5. 
    Which means using wood inlays or veneers to form a geometric pattern, particularly in a floor?
    • A. 

      Mosaic

    • B. 

      Carving

    • C. 

      Sculpting

    • D. 

      Parquetry

  • 6. 
    What is another term to describe 0% opacity?
    • A. 

      Obscurity

    • B. 

      Transparency

    • C. 

      Solidity

    • D. 

      Translucency

  • 7. 
    What is the studying or collecting of coins, medals or currency?
    • A. 

      Moneyology

    • B. 

      Numismatics

    • C. 

      Coinstar

    • D. 

      Currentology

  • 8. 
    What is the process by which a person's eyes blend bits of pure color placed next to each other?
    • A. 

      Deja Vue

    • B. 

      Optical Mixing

    • C. 

      Seeing Double

    • D. 

      Additive

  • 9. 
    What is the quality of some paintings that appear to glow from within?
    • A. 

      Balance

    • B. 

      Luminosity

    • C. 

      Movement

    • D. 

      Color

  • 10. 
    What is fine art paper generally made from?
    • A. 

      Pulped Linen And Cotton Rags

    • B. 

      Wood Pulp

    • C. 

      Animal Skin

    • D. 

      Sulfate

  • 11. 
    Which is the name for a face covering?
    • A. 

      Paint

    • B. 

      Pigment

    • C. 

      Carving

    • D. 

      Mask

  • 12. 
    Can modeling clay be used for permanent works of art?
    • A. 

      No, It Doesn't Harden

    • B. 

      No, It Doesn't Stick Together

    • C. 

      Yes, After It Is Baked

    • D. 

      Yes, It Lasts Forever

  • 13. 
    Which is the name of a diagram made with one line defining the perimeter of a form?
    • A. 

      Drawing

    • B. 

      Still-Life

    • C. 

      Sketch

    • D. 

      Outline Drawing

  • 14. 
    Op Art is also known as what?
    • A. 

      Color Field Art

    • B. 

      Optical Art

    • C. 

      Modern Art

    • D. 

      Minimalist Art

  • 15. 
    Which is the name of a gum or resin obtained from some coniferous trees?
    • A. 

      Medium

    • B. 

      Adhesive

    • C. 

      Pigment

    • D. 

      Mastic

  • 16. 
    What is a term both for gooey substances made from glue and the physical dimensions of an object?
    • A. 

      Shape

    • B. 

      Size

    • C. 

      Wax

    • D. 

      Adhesive

  • 17. 
    In Japanese art, what is a belt toggle used to attach a purse to a kimono's belt called?
    • A. 

      Sushi

    • B. 

      Wasabe

    • C. 

      Netsuke

    • D. 

      Sakura

  • 18. 
    What is the name of the instructions for Origami designs?
    • A. 

      Template

    • B. 

      Pattern

    • C. 

      Diagrams

    • D. 

      Stencil

  • 19. 
    What do you call the mark made by applying a loaded brush on a surface?
    • A. 

      Blur

    • B. 

      Strike

    • C. 

      Brushstroke

    • D. 

      Paint Point

  • 20. 
    What is the term for a work of art made on a very reduced or small scale?
    • A. 

      Pastel

    • B. 

      Poster

    • C. 

      Sculpture

    • D. 

      Miniature

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