Study sets, textbooks, questions
Upgrade to remove ads
Arts and Humanities
Graphic Design and Illustration: Mastery Test
Terms in this set (10)
What did British publisher William Morris contribute to the field of graphic design?
He published books with stylized printings and illustrations in the nineteenth century.
The printing press changed the way information was transmitted, both in text and in images. Who invented the printing press and paved the way for modern graphic design?
Kim is creating a webpage with a lot of text, images, and graphics. What might she use to help distinguish content?
Which illustration technique uses downsampling?
Joel is editing a picture for an advertising assignment. Which technique should he use if he wants to make part of the picture stand out?
Stanley and Rosa work as graphic designers and illustrators. Select the workplaces that match their job roles.
Stanley creates layout designs for newspapers and publishing houses, and Rosa teaches art and designs course curricula. Stanley is most likely a ____________, and Rosa most likely works at a(n) ____________.
commercial artist, university
William is trying to explain a principle of layout and interface design to a colleague. Choose the correct terms to complete his explanation.
The _____________ refers to dividing a page into three parts, both vertically and horizontally. The points where the lines intersect form natural ___________ points in a layout.
rule of thirds, focal
Match the principles of design to their explanations.
1. repetition - It provides a strong sense of belonging of elements, creating a whole.
2. imperfection - It provides details and interest for the eye.
3. contrast - It helps distinguish elements in a layout.
4. hierarchy - It is a system of organization that organizes things according to their relative importance.
Match each illustration technique to the appropriate function.
1. anti-aliasing - smoothes the edges of rendered images.
2. blurring - helps make parts of an image or design stand out more
3. kerning - refers to the space between letters
4. gradient - adds depth to flat designs
Arrange the events in graphic design history in chronological order.
1. The printing press was invented.
2. William Morris commercialized graphic design.
3. Bauhaus was founded.
4. The book New Typography was published
Other sets by this creator
End of Semester Test
Unit Post test: Your Lifestyle
Unit Pretest: Your Lifestyle
Unit Post Test: Mental Health
Other Quizlet sets
Positive Psych Exam #3 Review
Rel A 122 Merrill Final
Ch 8 quiz
Series 63- Final 7
Rudolf Koch was a devout Catholic and, according to Meggs, "the most important German type designer of the Arts & Crafts Movement." What did Koch regard as a "supreme spiritual achievement of humanity"?
You should always add a featured image to any blog post because the featured becomes the one that is displayed when the blog post is shared on social media.
A form of intellectual property that gives its owner the legal right to exclude others from making, using, or selling an invention for a limited period of years in exchange for publishing and enabling public disclosure of the invention.
What design innovation does the smartphone have in common with the transistor radio?