secondary colors

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primary colors, secondary colors - In dyes, pigments, and paints, the primary colors are red, yellow, and blue—which mix to make the secondary colors: orange, green, and purple.
See also related terms for pigments.
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"Attract attention and make primary actions pop out with a contrasting color, while using secondary colors [gives] other actions or content less visual weight," Lewis said.
As shown in Figure 4A, the color saturation is low on all secondary colors (blue, red and green), and is particularly weak on the composite black.
First, students will mix secondary colors and then create tints.
The children were divided into three groups, based on age, and were taught various primary and secondary colors associated with particular shapes, creating new colors, layout design and design composition.
"Color Blocked" is an exciting experience for young children learning their primary colors and also learning more about creating secondary colors through all kinds of fun interactions with books, their best friends.
The broader MetLife brand palette expands to include a range of vibrant secondary colors, reflecting the diverse lives of its customers.
Now I am blending them in different ways to create my secondary colors. I give the colors a different value or tone.
From left to right, the first set of marks is made up of secondary colors; the next of primary ones; and the third, the cross, of pastel pink and blue.
Explore primary and secondary colors using cake frosting and food coloring and decorate sugar cookies using the colors created.
Then there are "secondary colors," or the stranger sub-atomic particles that started to appear in scientists' heads and as unexpected by-products of experiments around WWII: pions, muons, antiparticles, quarks, positrons and other strange particles.
Combine those primary colors and their secondary colors of red, blue and green and the possibilities are almost endless!
By mixing 2/3/4 colors multiple tone groups are obtained, as seen in Fig.1, where the following examples are seen:-- primary colors mixed with white, black and gray-mixed primary colors and their mixture with black- mixed secondary colors and their mixture with black (Amheim, 1979).