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Maya 201 - Modeling.
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To create the eyeballs, what type of primitive was used?
A NURBS sphere
A polygonal sphere
An extruded circle
A freehand curve
With no clear visual reference, where should the ears be placed?
Closest to the eyes
At the point furthest from the mouth
In the most anatomically correct position
Wherever you like! Feel free to experiment
What does freezing an object's transforms do?
Moves the object toward the camera
Locks the transforms so the object can't be moved
Resets its parameters to the last saved version
Resets its parameters to zero in its current position
How can you add thickness to a piece of geometry?
By duplicating it
With the geometry thickness command
By extruding faces
By increasing the thickness parameter
What's a good way to create a seam?
With the Create Seam command
Rotating faces to align with the base
With a bevel, using the Bevel Edge command
Using intersecting vertices
How do you restore symmetry in an object?
By deleting two thirds, then replicating the best
By using the restore symmetry command
By deleting individual polygons
By deleting half, then using duplicate special
How were the soles of the feet flattened?
By spreading out the vertices
By manipulating the scale parameters
By extruding the sole's faces
By translating the sole's faces upward
How can you delete the construction history?
From the edit menu, select history, reduce
Select the object then hit the delete key
From the edit menu, select delete by type, history
From the construction menu, select edit, then delete
What window do you use to create shaders?
The hyperspace window
The hypershade window
The shader view window
How do you replace a vertex with a flat polygon face?
With the Replace command
By hitting control G
With the flatten polygon command
With the chamfer command
When is it acceptable to leave out elements of a model?
If it's a really difficult part to model
When the director tells you it's ok
When you're modeling using NURBS
When you're not going to see all of a model in any given scene
What is the Storyboard?
A booklet describing the techniques used in the movie
A series of sketches outlining every scene in the movie
A board that marks the beginning of each scene
A series of sketches used to promote the movie
How can you repeat the last operation?
With the undo command
With the G key
With the return key
With the B key
What time intervals can you set autosave to?
Any interval in 10 minute increments
Any interval greater than 10 minutes
Any interval you want
Any interval less than 10 minutes
How do you apply the reference image shader?
Right-click on the shader and select Assign Material to Selection
Left-click on the shader and hit OK
Right-click on the shader and select Paint on Material
Select the object, and drag it to one side
When should you decide on your project structure?
Before you start work
When the project's complete
At any time
When you think of a name
What do you need to do to the claws before duplicating them to the right?
Convert them to polygons
Remove any unwanted claws
Delete the history
How do you manipulate the shape of a NURBS primitive?
By adding edge loops
By manipulating the control vertices
With the manipulate NURBS command
By manipulating the translate tool
Manipulating points on a lattice deformer does what?
Changes the color of the connected faces
Deforms the texture but not the actual object underneath
Breaks the connection to the object underneath
Deforms the object underneath
How do you enable mirroring so that selecting a vertex on one side also selects the vertex on the other?
In tool settings, set mirroring to double select
Under the symmetry settings menu, select Mirroring
In tool settings, set symmetry to object
By using the double selection command
What can you do by holding down the Control key and dragging on the scale tool's Y manipulator handle?
Scale in Y
Scale only the height
Move without scaling
Scale proportionately in X and Z
How do you delete an unwanted edge?
Hitting the delete key
With the Delete Edge command
With the Delete Unwanted command
With Control (or Command)-Z
To delete the subdiv proxy, you need to first ... ?
Select the subdiv cage
Turn off symmetry
Rename it in the outliner
Delete the history
How do you fill a hole in an object?
Double-click an edge, then hit the insert key
Select an edge, right click and select duplicate
Decrease the object's diameter until the hole is filled
Double-click an edge, shift right click and select Fill Hole
What was used to create the light bulb?
A smoothed polygonal cube
A NURBS sphere
A simple polygonal primitive sphere
A polygonal cylinder
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