Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Primary Colors

-Create every other color on the color wheel
Colors: Red, Blue, and Yellow

Secondary Colors

-Are created by mixing the primary colors
Examples: Green, Violet, Orange

Tertiary and/or Intermediate Colors

-The in-between colors on the color wheel
Examples: Red-Orange, Blue-Orange, Red-Violet, etc.

Cool Colors


Warm Colors


Complementary Colors

-Colors that are across from each other on the color wheel
Examples: Red&Green, Yellow&Purple, Orange&Blue


-The range of lightness and darkness of a color


-Three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel


-Adding gray to a color


-Adding white to a color


-Adding black to a color

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording