ARTICLES

Red, blue and yellow are the primary colors and are the base of every other color. They cannot be recreated by mixing other colors together. Secondary colors result when two primary colors are mixed together; they includ...

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The color rust occurs when orange, red and brown are combined. The English term was first coined in 1692. It was termed for the color that results from the oxidation of iron.

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On the standard color wheel, there are three primary colors: red, blue and yellow. The primary colors are those that cannot be created by mixing other colors and that are themselves used in the creation of other colors.

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

A split-complementary color scheme combines one base color with the two colors directly adjacent to its opposite or complementary color and not with the complementary color itself. The purpose of this is to achieve a str...

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A complementary color scheme is made up of colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The primary complementary color schemes are red with green, blue with orange and yellow with purple.

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The colors red and white combined make the color pink. Pink is a tint, which means that white is added to a darker color, in this case, red.

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No combination of other colors can be used to make white paint because any other color of paint absorbs some of at least one particular wavelength. Combining paints or filters to form other colors is known as subtractive...

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