Color Vocabulary 1
Types of Color
Color Vocabulary 2
Science of Color
Exploration Station

100

Color that absorbs all colors?

Black

100

Name the three primary colors.

What are red, yellow, and blue?

100

The number of cycles in a second

Wavelength

100

What is monochromacy?

color-blindness, ability to see one color

100

Explain chromatography

200

This refers to the lightness or darkness of a color.

Value

200

Name the three secondary colors.

What are orange, violet, and green?

200

Thing being dissolved

Solute

200

What is dichromacy?

color-blindness, ability to see 2 colors

200

Explain optical illusions

300

This color reflects all colors

White

300

Name three warm colors.

What are red, yellow, and orange?

300

Liquid doing the dissolving

Solvent

300

The color receptor cells in the eye

cone cells

300

Explain solubility

400

A particle of light

photon

400

Name three cool colors.

What are blue, violet, and green?

400

Ability of a thing to be dissolved

Solubility

400

What colors do cone cells receive?

Red, Green, Blue

400

Explain after images 

500

The time it takes for a photon to complete 1 cycle

period

500

Name the order of the rainbow.

ROYGBIV: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet

500

Separating a color into its parts

Chromatography

500

This is the element of art that is produced by light of various wavelengths being reflected

Color

500

Explain pH