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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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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Dragging a palettes tab just to the right of another palettes tab.

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

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

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

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

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

7. ovals

8. Pixels that touching or bordering each other.

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

10. 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.

11. 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.

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

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

14. Combining two or more layers into one.

15. The color applied by painting tools in photoshop.

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

17. To cut off.

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

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

20. Are at the top of the work area in which photoshops menus are located.

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

22. Turn on and off.

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

24. 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.

25. The total number of colors that can be used in an image.

26. The edges of an image.

27. Complete sentences and paragraphs.

28. Tiny - colored squares that make up a digital image.

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

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

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

32. Protect a layer from being changed.

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

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

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

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

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

38. Located just below the menu.

39. Image with pixels large enough to be visible when printed.

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

41. Technical term for scanner resolution.

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

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

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

45. To slant at an angle.

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

47. Invisible boundaries that are placed on web images.

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

49. One million pixels.

50. Bulleted or numbered groups of items.