Binary Mosaic

In this lesson, learners will create digital mosaics pixel by pixel, and experience how an image composed of individual coloured elements can correspond to a sequence of binary digits.

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Binary Mosaic-

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Q1.Digital images are composed of individual elements, arranged in a rectangular grid. The elements of a digital image are called .............................................

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Q2.The number of pixels in a digital image is the image .......................................

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Q3.3. The (fixed) number of binary digits used to represent each pixel’s colour is the colour depth . How many colours are possible with a colour depth of 7 bits?

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Q4.Images with a high colour depth and high resolution are great because ................................. (Select all the options that apply)

Select three (3) boxes

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Q5.Digital images that are formed using a binary representation of each pixel’s colour are called bitmaps or raster images. True or False?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Binary Mosaic-

This is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Digital images are composed of individual elements, arranged in a rectangular grid. The elements of a digital image are called .............................................

1/5

Q2.The number of pixels in a digital image is the image .......................................

2/5

Q3.3. The (fixed) number of binary digits used to represent each pixel’s colour is the colour depth . How many colours are possible with a colour depth of 7 bits?

3/5

Q4.Images with a high colour depth and high resolution are great because ................................. (Select all the options that apply)

Select three (3) boxes

4/5

Q5.Digital images that are formed using a binary representation of each pixel’s colour are called bitmaps or raster images. True or False?

5/5

Lesson summary: Binary Mosaic

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