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Key Words and Meanings - Year 7 Religion & Philosophy
  • Introduction to Philosophy
    Chaoticin a state of complete confusion and disorder. 
    Shatteredbreak or cause to break suddenly and violently into pieces. 
    Angularhaving angles or sharp corners 
    Three-dimensionalhaving or appearing to have length, breadth, and depth. 
    Observationdrawing or painting from life. Examples would include sketching a bowl of fruit (still life), drawing from a model (figurative), or drawing a street scene (landscape).  
    Textureis the perceived surface quality of a work of art. It is an element of two-dimensional and three-dimensional designs and is distinguished by its perceived visual and physical properties. 
    Patternis an underlying structure that organizes surfaces or structures in a consistent, regular manner. Pattern can be described as a repeating unit of shape or form. 
    Collageis a technique of an art production, primarily used in the visual arts, where the artwork is made from an assemblage of different forms, thus creating a new whole 
    Bird's-eye viewis an elevated view of an object from above, with a perspective as though the observer were a bird. 
  • Jesus
    Scalerefers to the size of an object (a whole) in relationship to another object (another whole). 
    Magnificationthe process of enlarging the size of something, as an optical image. 
    Vibrantfull of energy and life. 
    Self-portraita portrait that an artist produces of themselves. 
    Contentrefers to a work's essence, or what is being depicted. 
    Formrefers to the work's style, techniques and media used, and how the elements of design are implemented. 
    Abstractrelating to or denoting art that does not attempt to represent external reality, but rather seeks to achieve its effect using shapes, colours, and textures. 
  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Ethics Continued
  • Islam
    Expressiveeffectively conveying thought or feeling. 
    Proportionrefers to the relative size of parts of a whole (elements within an object). 
    Lineis one-dimensional and can vary in width, direction, and length. Lines often define the edges of a form. Lines can be horizontal, vertical, or diagonal, straight or curved, thick or thin 
    Shapeis a flat, enclosed area of an artwork created through lines, textures, colours or an area enclosed by other shapes for example triangles circles and squares. 
    Proportion refers to the relative size of parts of a whole (elements within an object). 
    Constructionthe action of building something, typically a large structure. 
  • Hinduism
    Sensitivequick to detect or respond to slight changes, signals, or influences. 
    Accurate(especially of information, measurements, or predictions) correct in all details; exact. 
    Compareestimate, measure, or note the similarity or dissimilarity between. 
    Connectiona relationship in which a person or thing is linked or associated with something else. 
    Transformmake a marked change in the form, nature, or appearance of. 
    Extensiona part that is added to something to enlarge or prolong it. 
    Elongationthe action or process of lengthening something.