Introduction Of Typography Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who printed the frist book in Europe?
    • A. 

      Cavada

    • B. 

      Gutenberg

    • C. 

      Licko

    • D. 

      Garamond

  • 2. 
    Define: typography?
    • A. 

      The art and technique of designing with type

    • B. 

      The use of a typewriter.

    • C. 

      The quality of type

    • D. 

      The orginal text of an author's work

  • 3. 
    The  "W" was what repeated letter?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      V

    • C. 

      U

    • D. 

      M

  • 4. 
    The letter "A" originally started out as what image?
    • A. 

      Cat

    • B. 

      Ox

    • C. 

      Cow

    • D. 

      Deer

  • 5. 
    What type of "g' is shown below?
    • A. 

      Single-story

    • B. 

      Double-story

    • C. 

      Upper Case

  • 6. 
    What alphabets uses the following letter?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      Spanish

    • C. 

      Korean

    • D. 

      French

  • 7. 
    Is Adobe Garamond a Serif or Sans Serif typeface?
    • A. 

      Serif

    • B. 

      Sans Serif

  • 8. 
    Is Gill Sans a sans serif or serif typeface?
    • A. 

      Serif

    • B. 

      Sans Serif

  • 9. 
    Claude Garamond produced the typeface Garamond between what years?
    • A. 

      1730-1745

    • B. 

      1930-1945

    • C. 

      1430-1445

    • D. 

      1530-1545

  • 10. 
    Which typefaces have diagonal stress?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Slab Serif

    • C. 

      Modern

  • 11. 
    Which typefaces have thick to thin transitions?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Slab Serif

    • C. 

      Modern

  • 12. 
    Which typefaces have thick and horizontal serifs?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Slab Serifs

    • C. 

      Modern

  • 13. 
    Who's typeface is Cavada based on?
    • A. 

      Zuzana Lick

    • B. 

      Albert Düre

    • C. 

      Claude Garamond

  • 14. 
    Bodoni is what typeface?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Modern

    • C. 

      Slab Serif

    • D. 

      Sans Serif

  • 15. 
    Baskerville is what typeface?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Modern

    • C. 

      Slab Serif

    • D. 

      Sans Serif

  • 16. 
    Rockwell is what type of typeface?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle

    • B. 

      Modern

    • C. 

      Slab Serif

    • D. 

      Sans Serif

  • 17. 
    Zuzana Licko typeface is a combonation of what two kinds of typefaces?
    • A. 

      Oldstyle and Slab Seirf

    • B. 

      Modern and Sans Serif

    • C. 

      Slab Serif and Sans Serif

    • D. 

      Oldstyle and Sans Serif

  • 18. 
    Spindly Bastard is what type category?
    • A. 

      Script

    • B. 

      Decorative

    • C. 

      Black Letter

  • 19. 
    What font category is the below text?
    • A. 

      Sans Seirf

    • B. 

      Slab Serif

    • C. 

      Decroative

    • D. 

      Script

    • E. 

      Modern

  • 20. 
    What case is the following text: WEDDING BELL BLUES
    • A. 

      Upper case

    • B. 

      Lower case

    • C. 

      Tilte Case

    • D. 

      Sentence case

  • 21. 
    What case is the following text:wedding bell blues
    • A. 

      Upper case

    • B. 

      Lower case

    • C. 

      Title case

    • D. 

      Sentence case

  • 22. 
    What case is the following text:Wedding Bell Blues
    • A. 

      Upper case

    • B. 

      Lower case

    • C. 

      Title case

    • D. 

      Sentence case

  • 23. 
    What is the solid black line called
    • A. 

      Baseline

    • B. 

      Beard line

    • C. 

      X-height

    • D. 

      Cap height

  • 24. 
    What style is the following text: WEDDING BELL BLUES
    • A. 

      Regular

    • B. 

      Italic

    • C. 

      Bold

  • 25. 
    What style is the following text:  WEDDING BELL BLUES
    • A. 

      Regular

    • B. 

      Italic

    • C. 

      Bold