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GrC 101 - Final Study Guide
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Where was lettering invented?
German who invented a mold for making letters for Western languages?
Lead poured in two mold halves that slide past each other?
Gutenberg's Mold creates height constant and width changing lead letters known as what?
According to Lawler, what is Gutenberg known for doing?
Making mass communication
What printing process was used to print Gutenberg's Bibles?
Which printing process involves a raised surface with some sort of paint/ink applied to it?
What relief printing process involves complex and ancient porcelain characters?
What relief printing process involves plastic, flexible plates used to print with very high resolution?
Which relief printing process has the greatest dollar value?
What type of ink is typically used in flexographic ink?
What relief printing process involves using ink jet devices onto sticky glue?
What relief printing process involves laser and steel cutters in the packaging industry?
What relief printing process involves handheld devices for inking?
What domain does the Chandler and Prices Letterpress fall under?
What is the name of the drawing program that uses vectors?
How big is a point?
1/72 of an inch
What makes vectors special?
They can be stretched to any size without regard to resolution
What contains mathematical coordinate information on lines and shapes, information on stroke and fill, and information about position, size, and dimensions of an object?
What is the Adobe printer language called?
What makes Postscript special?
It is resolution and device independent
What domain of printing is known for its smooth surface?
What are the forms of planographic printing?
Lithography, Offset Lithography, and "Dry" Offset Lithography
Who invented lithography?
What process of planographic printing involves a greasy surface for oil and water everywhere else?
What types of stones are used for lithography?
Limestone or aluminum plate
What process of planographic printing involves a rubber cylinder printing an image?
Who invented offset lithography?
What process of planographic printing involves a special plate made of silicone?
"Dry" offset lithography
What is used to make paper?
What is stuff made out of?
Fibers of wood pulp
How many liters of water does it take to make 1 kg of paper?
Where is the largest paper planation located?
What machine is used for continuous paper making?
The Fourdrinier Machine
What is the computer program that deals with images, drawings, and scans called?
How is Photoshop different from Adobe Illustrate?
It can lose resolution
What does JPEG stand for?
Joint photograph export graph
How many megapixels do cameras need to have high quality printed photos?
Which domain of printing involves ink going through something before printing on the substrate?
Who invented screen printing?
What are the primary/additive colors of printing?
Red, green, and blue
What are the analogous colors of printing?
Yellow, magenta, and cyan
Who created ROYGBIV?
What does RCBYGM stand for?
Red corvette by general motors
What domain of printing involves using an image engraved into a steel plate?
Which domain of printing is considered to be the best?
What is the last domain of printing?
What are the forms of digital printing?
Electrophotographic, magnetograph, inkjet, and digital photo press
Who invented the electrophotographic printing engine?
What is the name of the dots mathematically created in Photoshop to make printing images possible?
Who invented the halftone screen?
What is the computer program that can scale, flip, and rotate images called?
Who started the New York Weekly Journal?
John Peter Zenger
According to Lawler, why was John Peter Zenger important/
Because his legacy helped create the constitution
What is one binary component of a byte called?
What are eight bits combined called?
How many bits form a kilobyte?
How many bytes form a megabyte?
How many bytes form a gigabyte?
How many bytes form a terabyte?
How many bytes form a petabyte?
Which form of digital printing is the most significant in the printing business as of now?
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