Trivia On Art Terms

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a material's capacity to withstand stress when it is stretched called?
    • A. 

      Malleability

    • B. 

      Tensile Strength

    • C. 

      Plasticity

    • D. 

      Brittleness

  • 2. 
    Which three colors are the subtractive primary colors?
    • A. 

      Red, Blue, Yellow

    • B. 

      Cyan, Blue, Green

    • C. 

      Cyan, Yellow, Magenta

    • D. 

      Red, Green, Blue

  • 3. 
    Saturation refers to which quality of a color?
    • A. 

      Shade

    • B. 

      Intensity

    • C. 

      Tone

    • D. 

      Tint

  • 4. 
    What is the name of a technique which requires the monochromatic use of red, black and white chalk?
    • A. 

      Trois Crayons

    • B. 

      Red Work

    • C. 

      Hue

    • D. 

      Three Colors

  • 5. 
    What is the name of a pattern, such as a stencil, used as a guide for accuracy?
    • A. 

      Map

    • B. 

      Die

    • C. 

      Trace

    • D. 

      Template

  • 6. 
    What is the smallest number of bits in a digital image for it to be a true-color image?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      64

    • C. 

      128

    • D. 

      38

  • 7. 
    What is another term used for capital letters?
    • A. 

      Superscript

    • B. 

      Uppercase

    • C. 

      Subscript

    • D. 

      Lowercase

  • 8. 
    In photography, which term refers to rotating a camera up or down?
    • A. 

      Lean

    • B. 

      Tilt

    • C. 

      Twist

    • D. 

      Turn

  • 9. 
    Which word means to make a model of something else?
    • A. 

      Malleate

    • B. 

      Simulate

    • C. 

      Mutilate

    • D. 

      Stimulate

  • 10. 
    Marble, granite and alabaster are all examples of what type of material?
    • A. 

      Pigment

    • B. 

      Clay

    • C. 

      Paper

    • D. 

      Stone

  • 11. 
    What word is a quality between transparent and opaque, allowing some but not all light through?
    • A. 

      Luminescent

    • B. 

      Oparent

    • C. 

      Translucent

    • D. 

      Transaque

  • 12. 
    Which word means to form a mental picture of something?
    • A. 

      Create

    • B. 

      Visualize

    • C. 

      Sketch

    • D. 

      Design

  • 13. 
    What's the name of an underlayer of paint that seals the canvas, providing a better ground?
    • A. 

      Under Coat

    • B. 

      Stain

    • C. 

      Primer

    • D. 

      Base Coat

  • 14. 
    Which word defines an image with a meaning in addition to its literal meaning?
    • A. 

      Ground

    • B. 

      Subject

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Magical

  • 15. 
    What is a name for a drawing, in perspective, of a proposed structure?
    • A. 

      Doodle

    • B. 

      Outline

    • C. 

      Rendering

    • D. 

      Sketch

  • 16. 
    What is the name given to any painting that has been made directly on a wall?
    • A. 

      Wall Hanging

    • B. 

      Mural

    • C. 

      Brick Painting

    • D. 

      Wall Painting

  • 17. 
    Which principle of design refers to the wholeness or oneness of the elements?
    • A. 

      Unity

    • B. 

      Balance

    • C. 

      Proportion

    • D. 

      Variety

  • 18. 
    What is the general name for a substance that carries a paint's pigment?
    • A. 

      Vehicle

    • B. 

      Pigment Mover

    • C. 

      Brush

    • D. 

      Solvent

  • 19. 
    What is the name of a three-dimensional version of a square?
    • A. 

      Sphere

    • B. 

      Cube

    • C. 

      Pyramid

    • D. 

      Cone

  • 20. 
    What is unique about a sexpartite vault?
    • A. 

      It Is Hemispherical

    • B. 

      It Has Three Ribs And Panels

    • C. 

      It Has Six Ribs And Panels

    • D. 

      It Has A Fan Like Pattern

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