LinkedIn Adobe Photoshop Assessment Test

To reduce the file size of a PDF, what should you do?

Convert 8-bit images to 16-bit.
Apply compression to the document.
Upsample large images.
all of these answers

Which option(s) in the Select and Mask workspace gives the best result on organic edges for complex selections?

Edge Detection Radius and Smart Radius
Quick Selection tool

How can you avoid having transparent edges along the edge of a panoramic photo while retaining the largest image size?

Choose the Cylindrical method.
Choose the Perspective method.
Adjust the Boundary Warp slider.
Select Auto Crop.

Which web-ready format supports transparency and is optimized for continuous tone images such as photos?


Which color space is best for web graphics?

ProPhoto RGB
Adobe RGB

How do you crop a document without permanently discarding pixels along the edge?

Clear the Delete Cropped Pixels box.
Select the Delete Cropped Pixels box.
Use the Smart Crop tool.
Hold the Alt (Windows) or Option (Mac) key.

In the image shown, why is Sharpen Edges grayed out?
Screenshot of a Filter menu over an image of a building interior. The Sharpen menu option is selected, and in the Sharpen submenu are six options. The Sharpen Edges option is the only one that is grayed out.

The filter doesn't work on a 16-bit image.
The filer is not correctly installed.
The filter doesn't work on a 32-bit image.
The filter requires a selection to be made first.

What feature should you use to simulate the in-camera development recipes applied by manufacturers with your own raw files?

Camera Matching profiles

When working in an RGB document, which option is NOT a method for the Select Color Range command?

Sampled Colors
Skin Tones
Key (Blacks)
Out of Gamut

the image shown, what do the blue areas represent?

overexposed details
clipped shadow detail
clipped highlight detail
color cast

Which file format does NOT support layers?

Large Document Format
Photoshop PSD
Photoshop EPS
Photoshop PDF

How do you access the Auto Color Correction Options dialog box?

Select Image > Auto Tone.
Select Image > Auto Color.
Alt-click (Option-click) the Auto button in the Properties panel when you have a Levels or Curves adjustment layer targeted in the Layers panel.
Hold down the Alt (Option) key and select Image > Auto Color.

Which Camera Raw Transform method is being used in the example shown?


Which options are available when using the Free Transform command on a Smart Object? (Select all that apply.)
A. Content-Aware Scale
B. Scale
C. Warp
D. Distort
E. Perspective Warp

A, C, E
B, D, E
A, B, C
B, C, D

If you scan a film or slide negative, which command turns it into a positive?


What is considered the minimum DPI for photographic-quality inkjet printing?


Which option was NOT selected in the Magic Wand tool to create a selection like the one shown below?

Sample All Layers

In the image shown, which Blur method is being used to control focus with a series of pins?
Image of a sign in front of a cloudy sky with four black-filled white circles on the image. The topmost circle has the cursor pointer on it, a thick circle being drawn around it, and a text box above it that says Blur: 11.

Path Blur
Tilt-Shift Blur
Iris Blur
Field Blur

Which tool is NOT found in the Select and Mask taskspace?

Magic Wand
Quick Select
Refine Edge

Which image adjustment is optimized for 32-bit images?

Color Lookup

To use blending modes with a filter, choose the _____ command.


A filter recipe can be saved as an action and set to your desktop for drag-and-drop usage by converting the filter recipe into a _____.

image process

Which scanner type is capable of producing the highest resolution scans?

flatbed scanner
drum scanner
slide scanner
all-in-one unit

What can be said about the Curves adjustment shown here?
Properties panel showing a Curves adjustment line in a very slight S-curve, going from the bottom-left corner of a pictogram to the top-right corner. The Preset drop-down menu is set to Custom and a drop-down beneath that is set to RGB.

It will increase the midtone contrast.
It will prevent highlights from being blown out.
It will decrease the overall saturation.
It will prevent shadows from plugging up.

If you want the most control over color when inkjet printing, which option should you select?

Color Handling: Photoshop Manages Colors
Color Handling: Printer Manages Colors
Hard Proofing

In order to run a filter on an entire video file, what must you do first?

Actually, you cannot use filters on video files.
Convert the video file to an image sequence.
Convert the video file to an animated GIF.
Convert the video file to a Smart Object.

What Photoshop feature was used to convert this image to black and white?
Two identical images, one in color and one in black and white.

Black and White adjustment layer
Image > Mode > Grayscale

Which format does NOT support an alpha channel?


With default Essentials settings, where would you find the Red Eye tool?

grouped with the Eyedropper tool
Image > Mode > Red Eye
Edit > Red Eye
grouped with the Spot Healing Brush tool

Which option would you use to clone while respecting perspective planes?

Clone Stamp
Vanishing Point
Healing Brush

What is the best way to save multiple images into a single PDF?

Save each PDF separately first and then combine them.
Check to see if you have Acrobat Professional installed.
Use the PDF Presentation command.
Click File > Export > Export Layers to Files.

In the image shown, which Camera Raw feature was used to restrict the graduated filter to avoid the statue?

Luminance Range Mask
Color Range Mask
Adjustment Brush
Depth Range Mask

What can you use to save a common crop size?

tool sets
modifier keys
tool presets

When the content of a certain layer is very small relative to the overall image dimensions, what can you do to make it easier to see in the Layers panel?

From the top menu bar, select Window-select Workspace, then select Graphic and Web workspace.
Convert the layer to a Smart Object. Then, from the Layers panel menu, select Merge Visible.
From the Layers panel menu, select Merge Visible.
In the Layers palette, select Panel Options from the Layers panel menu. Then select Thumbnail Contents: Layer Bounds.

Which command allows you to combine multiple channels into a new selection channel?


Which panel allows you to record commands for future playback on another image?


What is the outcome if you make a selection and then add an adjustment layer?

The adjustment layer contains a layer mask that applies the adjustment only to the selected pixels.
The adjustment layer contains a vector mask that applies the adjustment only to the unselected pixels.
The adjustment layer contains a layer mask that applies the adjustment only to the unselected pixels.
The adjustment layer contains a vector mask that applies the adjustment only to the selected pixels.

Which command in the Smart Objects submenu would you use to save the original file for the selected layer?

Edit Contents
Replace Contents
Relink to File
Export Contents

What option cannot be adjusted with the Print command directly in the Print window?

size of the image
position on the page
paper quality
color management policies

Which statement best describes the Quick Mask feature?

It allows you to use the Pen tool to edit a selection.
It allows you to use the Brush tool to create or refine a selection.
It allows you to duplicate a mask quickly.
It allows you to convert a vector mask to a layer mask.

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