Oil painting quiz

Oil painting quiz

Oil painting is the process of painting with pigments with a medium of drying oil as the binder.

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What are the most common oils for binding pigments together?

What are the most common oils for binding pigments together?
Hint: 4 choices
Linseed oil
Linseed oil
Poppy seed oil
Poppy seed oil
Avocado oil
Avocado oil
Walnut oil
Walnut oil
Safflower oil
Safflower oil
Petroleum / crude oil
Petroleum / crude oil
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What does using a different type of oil NOT affect?

What does using a different type of oil NOT affect?
The amount of yellowing in a painting
Drying time
Sheen
Thickness of paper
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Are all these images made with oil paint?

Are all these images made with oil paint?
Yes
No
Yes except for the top center
Some are and some aren't
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What is the name of this painting?

What is the name of this painting?
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True or false: several different kinds of oils can be used in one painting

True or false: several different kinds of oils can be used in one painting
True
False
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Where are the oldest oil paintings in the world found?

Where are the oldest oil paintings in the world found?
China
China
Afghanistan
Afghanistan
Europe
Europe
Maya
Maya
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How long do oil paintings take to dry with modern tools used to create them?

How long do oil paintings take to dry with modern tools used to create them?
12 hours
24 hours
1-3 days
6-8 days
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Which of the following is a basic rule of oil paint application?

Which of the following is a basic rule of oil paint application?
Layers should be avoided at all costs
Each additional layer of paint should contain
more oil than the layer below to allow proper
drying
Each additional layer of paint should contain less oil than the layer below to allow proper
drying
Never use a dry brush for anything
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Which of the following are art terms related to oil painting?

Which of the following are art terms related to oil painting?
Hint: 4 choices
Scumbling
Primavera
Alla prima
Lelouch
Glazing
Impasto
Sonata
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Why were oil paints considered better than tempera paints?

Why were oil paints considered better than tempera paints?
They could last on shields and outdoor  surfaces
They could last on shields and outdoor
surfaces
Tempera wasn't even a type of paint
Tempera wasn't even a type of paint
Hatching could only be done in oil paint
Hatching could only be done in oil paint
Tempera paints were too bright and shiney
Tempera paints were too bright and shiney
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True or false: this image is called 'The Toilet of Venus'

True or false: this image is called 'The Toilet of Venus'
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The earliest oil paintings are believed to be created by (and of)

The earliest oil paintings are believed to be created by (and of)
Buddhists of Buddha
Christians of Mary
Muslims of Khadija
Jews of Abraham
Other
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What does 'binding' refer to?

What does 'binding' refer to?
Hiding ur tits
Hiding ur tits
Using a substance that holds the particles of pigment together in paint (Typically oil)
Using a substance that holds the particles of pigment together in paint (Typically oil)
Putting paperwork into a school binder
Putting paperwork into a school binder
Tying up David Bowie
Tying up David Bowie
Is that blue cocaine (wrong answer)