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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

10. ovals

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

12. One million pixels.

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

14. To make larger or smaller.

15. An image in which individual pixels are visible.

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

17. Selection border is removed

18. Protect a layer from being changed.

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

20. A brief description of each option.

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

22. To slant at an angle.

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

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

25. A format that a computer can recognize.

26. The color applied by painting tools in photoshop.

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

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

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

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

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

32. Businesses or individuals that hire outside service.

33. 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.

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

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

36. Titles and subtitles.

37. 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.

38. 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.

39. Invisible boundaries that are placed on web images.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

50. A picture or symbol that represents the selected tool.