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Flashcards in Color Theory Deck (11)
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Hues

The colors on the color wheel in their purest and brightest

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Primary colors

Red blue yellow

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Secondary colors

Orange green violet

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Tertiary colors

Yellow orange, red orange, red violet, blue violet, blue green, yellow green

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Tiny

Any color with white added

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Shade

Any color with black added

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Tone

Adding both black and white, graying it down

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Triad

Using every fourth color on the basic color wheel

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Complementary

Hues on the color wheel that are positioned opposite of each other

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Monochromatic

Taking one of the hues on the color wheel and using the various tints, shades, and tones

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Analogous

Three or more hues that are beside each other on the color wheel