Print Production Quiz #1

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Print Production Quiz #1 - Quiz

Print production seems to be the area of growth and the most reward, take the time to speak Print Production Language and see how much you know and how much you can learn!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     What does PMS stand for? 
    • A. 

      Primary Match Solution

    • B. 

      Print Monitoring System

    • C. 

      Pantone Media Selection

    • D. 

      Pantone Matching System

  • 2. 
     What does score mean?
    • A. 

      A crease put on paper to help it fold better.

    • B. 

      Folded edges of the media

    • C. 

      24-17

    • D. 

      A cleaner pad used to clean the press

  • 3. 
     What is .jdf? 
    • A. 

      Joint Document Format

    • B. 

      Job Definition Format

    • C. 

      Jarred Design Flaw

    • D. 

      Job Design Form

  • 4. 
     What best describes "signature" in the Print Industry? 
    • A. 

      Where the Author signs

    • B. 

      The front page of the printed book

    • C. 

      The back page of the printed book

    • D. 

      Printed pages which when folded become a part of a book.

  • 5. 
     What is a web press? 
    • A. 

      The name of a type of presses that print from rolls of paper

    • B. 

      Software solution for printing web pages

    • C. 

      A press that uses a mesh like web to form the image on the press cylinder

    • D. 

      A press that prints two color in a single pass

  • 6. 
     What best describes "Dummy"?
    • A. 

      A press operator who is a rookie

    • B. 

      A rough layout of a printed piece showing position and finisher size

    • C. 

      Someone who sets up the press for long runs

    • D. 

      A press operator that is in charge of cleaning the press

  • 7. 
     What best describes "Eurobind"? 
    • A. 

      A plastic coil that holds the book together

    • B. 

      The art of creating a book with folding covers

    • C. 

      Method of binding perfect bound books so they stay open and lay flatter

    • D. 

      Special glue that prevents the book from coming apart

  • 8. 
     What are "Crop Marks"? 
    • A. 

      Printed lines showing the center registration point on the page

    • B. 

      Printed lines showing where to trim a printed sheet of paper.

    • C. 

      My dog makes them every day.

    • D. 

      Printed lines that help the press operator guide the media on the print cyclinder

  • 9. 
     What best describes "VDP" ?
    • A. 

      Variable Design Platform

    • B. 

      Very Decent Proof

    • C. 

      Variable Data Processing

    • D. 

      Variable Data Printing

  • 10. 
     What is CRD? 
    • A. 

      A system of named color swatches that can be matched on press using spot colors or approximated using process colors. PANTONE and TruMatch are examples of custom color systems.

    • B. 

      A feature that maintains the best possible translation of color from one color device to another.

    • C. 

      A user-defined page size used for printing. Custom sizes are defined in the printer driver.

    • D. 

      A photographic image that contains gradient tones from black to white (such as a 35mm transparency or a photograph).

  • 11. 
     What is "blasting"?
    • A. 

      Both the saturation and lightness of product color.

    • B. 

      Visible steps between shades in a color gradient.

    • C. 

      A visible defect in an image, usually caused by limitations in the input or output process(hardware or software); a blemish or error.

    • D. 

      An undesirable effect that occurs when excess amounts of toner, possibly combined with certain types of paper stock, cause objects in an image to spread beyond the boundaries defined in the file.

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