Section One - Basic Art Terms
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  • Question 1
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    _____________ is the birth process of an artistic idea, from the initial creative impulse through aesthetic refinement, problem-solving, and visualization/realization.

    answer choices

    content

    study

    conception/execution

    subject matter

  • Question 2
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    A preliminary drawing for a painting; also, a work done just to "________” nature in general.

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    content

    study

    conception/execution

    subject matter

  • Question 3
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    As opposed to subject matter, ________ is the "meaning" of the artwork

    answer choices

    content

    study

    conception/execution

    subject matter

  • Question 4
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    _______________ isn't just important to drawing: it's what allows us to see form!

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    shading

    value

    contrast

    drawing

  • Question 5
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    When you represent value in a picture

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    shading

    value

    contrast

    drawing

  • Question 6
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    Extreme differences in colors, textures, and other elements in a picture.

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    shading

    value

    contrast

    drawing

  • Question 7
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    the act of representing an image on a surface by means of adding lines and shades, as with a pencil, crayon, pen, chalk, pastels, etc.

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    shading

    value

    contrast

    drawing

  • Question 8
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    a rough drawing used to capture the basic elements and structure of a situation often used as the basis for a more detailed work.

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    sketch

    thumbnail sketch

  • Question 9
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    crude, small pencil drawings used to develop the initial concept for a design.

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    sketch

    thumbnail sketch

  • Question 10
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    material or technique an artist works in; also, the component of paint in which the pigment is dispersed.

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    medium

    under-drawing

    under-painting

    mixed medium

  • Question 11
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    The use of more than one medium in artwork.

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    medium

    under-drawing

    under-painting

    mixed medium

  • Question 12
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    the preliminary coats of paint in a painting that render the basic outline before the final paint layers are added to complete the work.

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    medium

    under-drawing

    under-painting

    mixed medium

  • Question 13
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    drawings of a human figure. Usually of nude figures so that the artist can understand how the muscles look and how light, tone and shadow reflect around the body.

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    portrait

    landscape

    life drawing

    still life

  • Question 14
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    a painting, photograph, or other artistic representation of a person.

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    portrait

    landscape

    life drawing

    still life

  • Question 15
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    a painting, drawing or photograph which depicts outdoor scenery. They typically include trees, streams, buildings, crops, mountains, wildlife, rivers and forests.

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    portrait

    landscape

    life drawing

    still life

  • Question 16
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    a painting or other two-dimensional work of art representing inanimate objects such as bottles, fruit, and flowers. Also, the arrangement of these objects from which a drawing, painting, or other art work is made.

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    portrait

    landscape

    life drawing

    still life

  • Question 17
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    Airbrush, Acrylic paint, Chalk, Charcoal (soft or hard), Coloured pencil, Conté, Crayon, Gouache, Graphite (can be pencils which are small or large sticks similar to charcoal), Human finger (with ink or paint), Marker, Oil paint, Pen and ink, Pencil, Sand, Tempera, Watercolor

    answer choices

    art supplies

    traditional media

    basic art kit

    all of the above

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