TV Production Exam! Trivia Questions Quiz

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  • 1. 
    One a bright sunny day the filter on the camera should be set to which filter?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Ten

    • D. 

      One

  • 2. 
    The _________ will show diagonal lines in the viewfinder to show where most of the light is in your camera shot.
    • A. 

      Shutter

    • B. 

      BNC

    • C. 

      Zebra

    • D. 

      Auto white Balance

  • 3. 
    The aspect ratio for a wide screen is ______
    • A. 

      5:10

    • B. 

      4:3

    • C. 

      27 inches

    • D. 

      16:9

  • 4. 
    When you have a person framed from the waist to the top of their head this is considered to be a _______ shot
    • A. 

      Wide shot WS

    • B. 

      Extreme close up ECU

    • C. 

      Medium shot MS

    • D. 

      Interview shot

  • 5. 
    What is the film strip or videotape that video is recorded to call?
    • A. 

      Image plane

    • B. 

      Iris

    • C. 

      CCD

    • D. 

      Depth of field

  • 6. 
    When shooting video through a door frame it gives the video _____
    • A. 

      Different points of view

    • B. 

      Shadows

    • C. 

      Depth

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    What are the space above a person's head and the screen called in a shot?
    • A. 

      Lead room

    • B. 

      Lead space

    • C. 

      Camera space

    • D. 

      Head room

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    If the video is said to have "backlight" then the subject in the video will appear to be ____
    • A. 

      Dark like a silhouette

    • B. 

      Real bright

    • C. 

      Lighted correctly

    • D. 

      Short

  • 9. 
    A screen or frame can have various ________ which is the shape of the screen or frame.
    • A. 

      Colors

    • B. 

      CCDs

    • C. 

      Aspect ratio

    • D. 

      Exposure

  • 10. 
    The amount of light that enters into the lens and camera is determined to be the _____ on the lens.
    • A. 

      Aperture

    • B. 

      Focus

    • C. 

      Distance

    • D. 

      Backlight

  • 11. 
    When videotaping an interview and the direction the person is gazing or looking is where the _____ should be placed.
    • A. 

      Focus

    • B. 

      Iris

    • C. 

      Look space

    • D. 

      Head room

  • 12. 
    When shooting from inside a mailbox or from a shelf seeing a persons face allows for a _________ shot.
    • A. 

      Ground

    • B. 

      Opposite

    • C. 

      Depth

    • D. 

      Rack focus

  • 13. 
    When you have two subjects in the frame and one is a focus and the other is not but you move (change) your focus to bring the other subject into focus this is called _______
    • A. 

      Bad shooting

    • B. 

      Jaws shot

    • C. 

      Rack focus

    • D. 

      Pedestal shot

  • 14. 
    Having someone framed from just above the chest line to the top of their head is called a _____ shot.
    • A. 

      Extreme wide

    • B. 

      Medium

    • C. 

      Close up

    • D. 

      Head

  • 15. 
    The size of the opening of the iris is measured in F-stops.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    When you place leaves in front of the lens when shooting video it adds more _______ to the shot.
    • A. 

      Depth

    • B. 

      Focus

    • C. 

      Point of view

    • D. 

      Linking

  • 17. 
    When the screen is divided into a tic tac toe grid and the points of intersection are used as a point of reference to place a subject this is called using the______
    • A. 

      Short rule

    • B. 

      Rule of thirds

    • C. 

      Rule of halves

    • D. 

      Twilight zone rule

  • 18. 
    If the subject is moving in the video, the space provided _________ of the subjects movement is called _______
    • A. 

      Behind, headroom

    • B. 

      In front, leadspace

    • C. 

      Behind, leadspace

    • D. 

      In front, headroom

  • 19. 
    The DVD we watched said in order to be a blackbelt videographer you must shoot video from _________ different positions.
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Ten

    • C. 

      Fifteen

    • D. 

      Five

  • 20. 
    On the camera, the professional type of connectors used for video out, time code in/out, and genlock are _______ connectors.
    • A. 

      Rca

    • B. 

      Dv cam

    • C. 

      BNC

  • 21. 
    Filter _____ is used on a cloudy day like today.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      3

  • 22. 
    On the lens the first lens ring is used for _____
    • A. 

      Artificial

    • B. 

      Zoom

    • C. 

      Focus

    • D. 

      Adjustment

  • 23. 
    The VTR or strat/stop record buttons on the camera are located on the _______ handle and under the _____
    • A. 

      Zoom camera

    • B. 

      Lens lens

    • C. 

      Camera zoom

    • D. 

      Lens focus

  • 24. 
    When recording an interview with a microphone the switch for channel 1 on the camera must be set to ____ when recording.
    • A. 

      Rear

    • B. 

      Vocal

    • C. 

      Channel 1

    • D. 

      Interview

  • 25. 
    The audio connectors used on the camera are known as ________ connectors.
    • A. 

      BNC

    • B. 

      XLR

    • C. 

      DV Pro

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