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

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

3. To cut off.

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

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

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

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

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

9. One million pixels.

10. 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.

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

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

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

14. To make larger or smaller.

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

16. Combining two or more layers into one.

17. Businesses or individuals that hire outside service.

18. An image in which individual pixels are visible.

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

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

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

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

23. To slant at an angle.

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

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

26. 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.

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

28. Turn on and off.

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

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

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

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

33. The color applied by painting tools in photoshop.

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

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

36. The edges of an image.

37. 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.

38. Pixels that touching or bordering each other.

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

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

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

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

43. Protect a layer from being changed.

44. ovals

45. 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.

46. Complete sentences and paragraphs.

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

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

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

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