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

2. A brief description of each option.

3. Protect a layer from being changed.

4. 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.

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

6. Complete sentences and paragraphs.

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

8. Located just below the menu.

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

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

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

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

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

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

15. Device that converts an image to a format that can be stored in computer memory.

16. One million pixels.

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

18. Titles and subtitles.

19. Businesses or individuals that hire outside service.

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

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

22. The edges of an image.

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

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

25. Selection border is removed

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

27. 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.

28. ovals

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

30. A format that a computer can recognize.

31. To cut off.

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

33. To make larger or smaller.

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

35. 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.

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

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

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

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

40. Invisible boundaries that are placed on web images.

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

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

43. To slant at an angle.

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

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

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

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

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

49. Combining two or more layers into one.

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