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Ten Questions For Testing Your Knowledge Of Printing

Ten Questions For Testing Your Knowledge Of Printing    1. For rush projects on an offset/traditional press, does uncoated stock or coated stock allow the ink to dry faster?   A. Uncoated   B. Coated   2. Small quantity projects are typically printed on a digital press. What is the maximum sheet size (including bleeds) that can be printed on our Kodak NexPress?   A. 11" x 17"   B. 12" x 20"   C. 13.4" x 35.6"   D. 28" x 40" 3. True or False: All 100 lb Cover paper is the same thickness.   A. True   B. False   4. What is the largest paper size we can run on our offset presses?   A. 20" x 24"   B. 23" x 35"   C. 25" x 38"   D. 28" x 40"   5. True or False: File preparation (graphic design) can be the same regardless of whether the printing method is digital press or offset/traditional press.   A. True   B. False   6. True or False: For short-run or variable data projects, digital press production is limited t

Want To Test Your Printing Knowledge?

Want To Test Your Printing Knowledge?  Please check with the common printing questions as in below: 1. From what material was the earliest paper made? A. Bark B. Bamboo C. Silk D. Cloth scraps and plant fiber 2. What materials were used for type before Gutenberg's invention? A. Clay B. Bronze C. Wood D. All of the above 3. Where was the first ink factory established? A. England B. France C. Colonial America D. Spain 4. As used on a printing press, what is a blanket? A. The large sheet used to cover it at night to keep it clean. B. A full coating of ink. C. A rubber sheet that transfers ink to the paper. D. The mat beneath the press to reduce static discharges. 5. What is process color printing? A. Printing with inks that are machine processed. B. Printing with more than one ink. C. Printing that uses four inks to produce a full spectrum of color. D. Printing with a special procedure in which each color is processed before the next is applied. 6. In printing, the term trapping refer