NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 84 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

4 Matching questions

  1. e
  2. b
  3. d
  4. a
  1. a ________ is watercolor that has been made opaque by adding inert white pigment to it.
    a. Encaustic
    b. Impasto
    c. Fresco
    d. Gouache
    e. None of these answers is correct.
  2. b One of the advantages of oil painting is that it dries very slowly. This allows for:
    a. a subtle blending of colors.
    b. the painting to be reworked indefinitely.
    c. the application of layers of paint on top of one another.
    d. an almost infinite range of consistencies.
    e. All of these answers are correct.
  3. c By the 1950s, this new synthetic paint would challenge oils as the principal painting medium. What is it?
    a. Gouache
    b. Acrylic
    c. Encaustic
    d. Tempera
    e. Collage
  4. d Mixing two primary colors produces a ________ color.
    a. Secondary
    b. passive
    c. complementary
    d. triad
    e. monochromatic

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A traditional metalpoint ground recipe calls for a mixture of:
    a. white pigment.
    b. All of the answers are correct.
    c. bone ash.
    d. water.
    e. glue.
  2. The use of atmospheric perspective is a prominent aspect of which work?
    a. Les bĂȘtes de la mer by Henri Matisse
    b. The Rocky Mountains, Lander's Peak by Albert Bierstadt
    c. Untitled by Keith Haring
    d. A Sunday on La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat
    e. The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci
  3. Lines are used in art to indicate:
    a. boundaries between forms.
    b. direction and motion.
    c. shadows and highlights.
    d. spatial depth on flat surfaces.
    e. All of these answers are correct.
  4. A necessary feature of pattern is:
    a. texture.
    b. color.
    c. modeling.
    d. vanishing points.
    e. repetition.
  5. In printmaking, a plate or block will be canceled so that:
    a. a new image may be printed from it.
    b. no more prints can be made from it.
    c. the artist may rework his or her ideas anew.
    d. the printmaker can properly register the prints.
    e. ink can be applied to it for printing.

5 True/False questions

  1. eChris Ofili created Prince among Thieves with Flowers using ________ as his medium.
    a. pen and ink
    b. Pencil
    c. charcoal
    d. wash
    e. brush and ink

          

  2. dPrinting impressions on top of one another from separate blocks in order to achieve full-color woodcut prints requires careful alignment of the paper, known as:
    a. registration.
    b. intaglio.
    c. monoprinting.
    d. serigraphy.
    e. multiples.

          

  3. bPrinting impressions on top of one another from separate blocks in order to achieve full-color woodcut prints requires careful alignment of the paper, known as:
    a. registration.
    b. intaglio.
    c. monoprinting.
    d. serigraphy.
    e. multiples.

          

  4. cBy positioning the dark, dense image of death next to the billowing, light form representing life, Gustav Klimt's painting Death and Life
    demonstrates artistic use of:
    a. symmetrical balance.
    b. hierarchical scale.
    c. asymmetrical balance.
    d. variety.
    e. unity.

          

  5. cWhich of the following is an example of a nonaqueous medium?
    a. Fresco
    b. Oil paint
    c. Acrylic
    d. Watercolor
    e. None of these answers is correct.