5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Programming or Scripting-Based Animation
- Streaming Rate
- Persistence of Vision
- a Requires knowledge of a programming or scripting language.
Example: Rollover or Mouseover
When the mouse is moved over an image, it changes to a different image so quickly that it looks as if the change has occurred in a single instant.
Created by using scripting
languages such as
- b The rate in frames per second at which the movie is downloaded.
- c The process of reducing the space required to store data by efficiently endcoding the content.
- d refers to the way our eyes retain images for a split second longer than they actually appear, making a series of quick flashes appear as one continuous picture.
- e Stores frequently used graphics, movie clips, and buttons.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Also called vector animation. An object follows a path which is a line, or vector, inserted by the animator
- Rollovers are extremely important for navigation buttons on user interface designs.
Web pages ■ CBT programs
Kiosks ■ CD-ROM Training
Games ■ CDs and DVDs.
- All images, objects and animation are created on the computer.
Typically uses 3-D images.
Adds two steps to the animation process.
Modeling - process of creating a wireframe structure of the 3-D objects and scenes.
Rendering - process of applying colors, textures, shadows, transparency, etc. to create the final image or animation.
- Dragging the playhead across the timeline in order to preview the animation.
- A procedure for transmitting media files so they can start playing as soon as a computer begins receving them rather than waiting for the complete files to download first.
5 True/False Questions
Plug-in → The part of the animation program window where the animation's content is composed and manipulated.
WAV → The standard format for sound on computers running the Windows operating system.
WAV files produce high-quality sound.
Generate large file sizes
Computer Assisted Animation → The computer is used to make the animation process quicker and easier.
Usually involves 2-D images
Can be hand-drawn and scanned into the computer.
Can be drawn directly into the computer using graphics tablets.
The images are positioned into keyframes containing the most important movements.
Tweening is then performed by the computer to create images between keyframes.
Stage → Frames hold the content that the movie displays or plays at that point in time.
The number of frames determines the length of the animation.
The higher the number of frames, the longer the animation.
Timeline → The part of the animation program window that organizes and controls an animation's content over time using layers and frames.
In video-editing software, where source clips, transitions, and audio files are arranged to create the video.