# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology I (2-year Program) Task 2042873526

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate a working knowledge of color theory.


A working knowledge of color theory should include
  • the law of color
  • definition of primary colors
  • definition of secondary colors
  • definition of tertiary colors
  • definition of complementary colors
  • definition of levels of color
  • definition of tones and intensity
  • reference to the color wheel to predict results.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the law of color?
  • What are the three primary colors?
  • How are the secondary colors created?
  • How are the tertiary colors created?
  • From what two categories are complementary colors derived?
  • What are the ten levels of color?
  • How is the color wheel used to predict results?
  • What is the difference between warm and cool tones?