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TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Visual Media Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Choosing between the formats of a billboard and a television commercial for the medium of a visual message relates to what kind of decision?

Question 2 2. In which of the following media would you expect to find a visual message?

Question 3 3. The practice of visual literacy treats images like words, in that they both do what?

Question 4 4. Verbal syntax are rules for using words and punctuation that inform the composition of sentences. Visual syntax, on the other hand, includes what kinds of principles?

Question 5 5. Which of the following media would NOT be the best choice for a message that contains a lot of words?

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Question 6 6. What elements of a work of visual media can help you determine its meaning?

Question 7 7.

Which of these questions should you ask yourself when determining the meaning of a piece of visual media?

i. What is the artist/creator depicting in the work?

ii. How does the creator choose to represent his or her subject, and how should I interpret them?

Question 8 8. In this lesson, you looked at a painting of Napoleon on a horse. This is also a painting of Napoleon on a horse. Notice the differences in the color scheme - Napoleon is no longer wearing a bright red cloak, and there are other people in the painting as well. How do the author's choices about composition and color scheme affect your 'reading' of this painting?

Question 9 9. This statue of Napoleon implies that he's a very strong, powerful person. What elements of the statue accomplish this?

Question 10 10. The artist's depiction of Napoleon in this work makes him look…

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Question 11 11. Visual graphics_____, while textual graphics _____.

Question 12 12. Todd is collecting data via a survey to determine how satisfied his company's customers are with the service they receive after purchasing a product. Todd's survey utilizes a scale from 1 to 5 that represents 'very unsatisfied' up through 'very satisfied'. His survey is collecting _____ data.

Question 13 13. Alex needs to convey some precise financial information to his company's Board of Directors in a quarterly report. How should he present this information?

Question 14 14. Which of the following types of charts is best used to show cumulative totals?

Question 15 15. Farah is using a bar chart to present the breakdown of customers who purchase her company's core product by hair color. This is an example of which of the following types of data?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following sources is the LEAST credible?

Question 17 17. Which of the following sources is based on the opinion of the person who is delivering the information?

Question 18 18. Which of the following types of media is a television talk show?

Question 19 19. Which of the following types of print media is the most credible source?

Question 20 20. Which of the following best describes media?

TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Visual Media Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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