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Adobe Photoshop Graphic Design

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. An image in which individual pixels are visible.

2. A selection tool based on shape

3. Adjusts the brightness and darkness of the blacks - whites and greys in an image

4. Short for Picture Element - it is a single point in a graphic image.

5. You have made a color-based selection - but there are some stray pixels within the selection that were NOT selected - Use ______

6. Transform

7. Hitting this key toggles the foreground color between black and white

8. Use to draw a precise path around an object - click or clicking and dragging to place each point

9. Select all

10. The four _____________ are: Movement - Balance - Emphasis and Unity

11. _________ colors are adjacent to each other on the color wheel

12. To reduce the jagged appearance of a low- resolution image by automatically resampling up.

13. Lets you paint with stylized strokes

14. Typing a word using a certain ________ - Text tool - use the menu to select the color and font.

15. ___________ is a term for temporarily hiding the contents of a layer by clicking the eye icon

16. To change ________ - foreground and background Click on either the foreground or background squares - and use the color picker to get the color needed. Switch them using the bent arrow in the top right of that section.

17. Use with the clone tool to establish an area to duplicate

18. A compressed and flatttened image file

19. Refers to white - not transparent - referring to GIF.

20. To create a _________ of two layers from the Menu: Layer> Create Layer Mask. Or - ALT- Click on the line dividing the two layers.

21. To ________ a layer - Click on it - drag it to the bottom of the layers palette to the icon that looks like a page (next to the trash)

22. _________ colors are opposite each other on the color wheel

23. Selection tool that selects pixels with similar values to the pixel that the artist clicks on.

24. ______ is the intensity or purity of color.

25. A series of lines and points plotted mathematically

26. Resolution for the web should be

27. Two or more colors that gradually blend into each other.

28. The correct balance of composition or color that produces a harmonious effect

29. To correct a poor _______ apply a photo filter to an image

30. Allows you to create and store masks to manipulate - isolate - and protect specific parts of an image

31. Clone stamp - healing brush - patch

32. Four things that should be balanced are: - ___________ and filled space - Text and images - Color and no colors and different colors -Textures against flat colors

33. _____ is a color mixed with black.

34. This tool corrects imperfections by letting them disappear into the surrounding image and matches texture - lighting - transparency - and shading of pixels.

35. levels

36. The basic Photoshop tool icons that help you modify and monitor images. Each palette performs a specific function and may be positioned and resized as desired.

37. The color mode one should use for print documents taken to a commercial printer

38. A temporary frame around a selected object that shows the objects outer dimensions

39. _________ ideal for web use: JPEG or PNG or GIF

40. Samples color from any area on the image

41. To put a style on text Go to _________ - go over each one to figure out the name. Sunset is most commonly used.

42. While preparing images for a global audience you should consider the __________ design concept

43. Jump selection or layer to new layer

44. Should be used to modify layers so you can change the effect

45. Full screen

46. An image made up of a rectangular grid of pixels. This type of graphic distorts if you try to enlarge it.

47. To choose an object so that you can manipulate it in some way.

48. The color structure of an image. Examples are CMYK - RGB - Grayscale - or indexed.

49. To create a gradient that contains randomly distributed colors within a range of colors that you specify

50. Hows you the distribution of blacks - whites and greys in an image