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Adobe Photoshop CS 2 - CS 3

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. To slant at an angle.

2. A brief description of each option.

3. Small pictures of what is contained on the layers.

4. Printers that create an image by spraying microscopic dots of ink on paper.

5. Businesses or individuals that hire outside service.

6. Located just below the menu.

7. A folder that can be created in the layers pallette.

8. The way words in the paragraph align with the edges of the document.

9. A large sign surrounded by blinking light bulbs. Also refers to a set of photoshop selection tools that create selections with fixed shapes

10. A digital copy machine that shines a strong light on an image and analyzes the image with its sensors. A digital version of the image is created - which can be saved into computer memory. Sliders that allow you to reposition the image in the window.

11. A selection tool option that creates a slight smoothing around the edges of the selection.

12. To cause data to be stored in computer memory.

13. To cut off.

14. Color that is revealed by the erase tool when it is used on layer that have transparency.

15. Merge all layers in an image using a single command.

16. Individual who arranges images - illustrations - and text to effectively and creatively communicate a message.

17. Description of how wide a pixel is compared to how tall it is.

18. A format that a computer can recognize.

19. Parts of a photoshop file that keep different parts of the design separate from each other.

20. Temporary guides that automatically appear as you use the move tool to adjust the position of a layer or move a selection in the image.

21. Pixels that touching or bordering each other.

22. Changing the total number of pixels in an image. Quality level of an image.

23. Protect a layer from being changed.

24. The quality level that a printer is capable of producing.

25. Value between .01-1600% shown in the title bar when an image is i=open. It compares the size of the pixels in the image to the size of the glowing dots on the computer screen.

26. The image to which you want to copy a selection.

27. To make larger or smaller.

28. Scale for measuring the resolution of a printed image.

29. Small squares that appear aroud the selected area when cropping an image or transforming a layer.

30. Camera that converts an image to a format a compter can recognize.

31. The edges of an image.

32. One million pixels.

33. A small tag at the top of the palette window that displays the palettes name.

34. Dragging a palettes tab just to the right of another palettes tab.

35. An image in which individual pixels are visible.

36. An image or area of an image that is selected and ready to work on.

37. A pattern of horizontal or vertical lines that appears on your screen but does not print.

38. Temporary computer memory that makes cut - copy - and paste operations possible.

39. Complete sentences and paragraphs.

40. A way of grouping layers without organizing them into folders.

41. Companies that keep large libraries of images - usually categorized by subjet - that can be purchased for use

42. How a computer program looks before any settings are change.

43. Small window that contains a variety of related settings.

44. Graduated measuring devices that can be displayed along the edges of an image window.

45. Bulleted or numbered groups of items.

46. To mirror an image so it appears as if you were looking at it from the other side.

47. A box that appears around all of the pixels in the active layer when the show transform controls option is on.

48. When a palette or group of palettes is zipped shut its window is minimized and only the palette tabs are visible.

49. A tiny unit of measure--1/72 of an inch.

50. An image with pixels so small that the human eye cannot make ou the individual pixels when printed.