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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. A brief description of each option.

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

3. A palette that has been removed from a stack by dragging its tab clear of the other palettes window.

4. Invisible boundaries that are placed on web images.

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

6. The edges of an image.

7. To cut off.

8. Bulleted or numbered groups of items.

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

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

12. Lists of commands that are related to each other.

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

14. Type of printing done by laser printers and commercial printing presses. Creates rows of tiny dots that can be square - diamond-shaped - circular - and even cross-shaped - and are often printed at an angle.

15. Titles and subtitles.

16. One million pixels.

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

18. Complete sentences and paragraphs.

19. Pixels that touching or bordering each other.

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

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

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

23. ovals

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

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

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

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

28. To make larger or smaller.

29. Protect a layer from being changed.

30. Technical term for scanner resolution.

31. Click and hold the mouse button and drag the cursor to the opposite corner of a desired area before releasing the mouse button.

32. To slant at an angle.

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

34. Images - graphics - text - colors - and empty space on the page used to create different feelings or moods.

35. Scale used for measuring the resolution of a digital image. Measured by counting a single row of pixels along one inch.

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

37. Points created by the magnetic lasso tool that hold the selection border to edges of an image

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

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

40. A format that a computer can recognize.

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

42. Turn on and off.

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

44. 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.

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

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

47. A fading-out effect created at the edges of a selection

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

49. Making a palette taller by dragging its bottom right corner to resize its window.

50. An image in which individual pixels are visible.