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Maya 201 - Modeling.
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How do you enable mirroring so that selecting a vertex on one side also selects the vertex on the other?
Under the symmetry settings menu, select Mirroring
In tool settings, set mirroring to double select
In tool settings, set symmetry to object
By using the double selection command
What was used to create the light bulb?
A simple polygonal primitive sphere
A smoothed polygonal cube
A polygonal cylinder
A NURBS sphere
How do you fill a hole in an object?
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
Double-click an edge, then hit the insert key
What time intervals can you set autosave to?
Any interval you want
Any interval less than 10 minutes
Any interval greater than 10 minutes
Any interval in 10 minute increments
To delete the subdiv proxy, you need to first ... ?
Rename it in the outliner
Select the subdiv cage
Turn off symmetry
Delete the history
How do you replace a vertex with a flat polygon face?
By hitting control G
With the Replace command
With the flatten polygon command
With the chamfer command
Unlike smooth mesh preview mode, subdiv proxy is ... ?
Fully renderable and can be skinned and weighted for animation
Scaleable and ready for texturing
Suitable for exporting to various geometry formats
Able to handle larger data sets
The goal of this course was to introduce you to the ... ?
Motion picture camera
Process of motion tracking
Concepts of budgeting an animated movie
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
To create the eyeballs, what type of primitive was used?
A polygonal sphere
A NURBS sphere
An extruded circle
A freehand curve
How do you delete an unwanted edge?
With the Delete Edge command
With Control (or Command)-Z
Hitting the delete key
With the Delete Unwanted command
How can you repeat the last operation?
With the return key
With the B key
With the undo command
With the G key
What is the Storyboard?
A booklet describing the techniques used in the movie
A board that marks the beginning of each scene
A series of sketches outlining every scene in the movie
A series of sketches used to promote the movie
How do you restore symmetry in an object?
By using the restore symmetry command
By deleting two thirds, then replicating the best
By deleting individual polygons
By deleting half, then using duplicate special
How can you delete the construction history?
From the construction menu, select edit, then delete
From the edit menu, select history, reduce
Select the object then hit the delete key
From the edit menu, select delete by type, history
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 were the soles of the feet flattened?
By manipulating the scale parameters
By translating the sole's faces upward
By extruding the sole's faces
By spreading out the vertices
When is it acceptable to leave out elements of a model?
When you're modeling using NURBS
When you're not going to see all of a model in any given scene
If it's a really difficult part to model
When the director tells you it's ok
To get an idea of how the model will look at a higher resolution, what do you do?
Hit the R key
Click back through the construction history
Switch to high resolution mode
Switch to smooth mesh preview mode
How do you apply the reference image shader?
Right-click on the shader and select Paint on Material
Select the object, and drag it to one side
Right-click on the shader and select Assign Material to Selection
Left-click on the shader and hit OK
How do you manipulate the shape of a NURBS primitive?
By manipulating the control vertices
By adding edge loops
With the manipulate NURBS command
By manipulating the translate tool
How do you see through an object?
By turning down the object's brightness
Select the object then turn on X-Ray mode
By using the Create Hole command to see through it
Select the object, then hit the delete key
When should you decide on your project structure?
When the project's complete
Before you start work
At any time
When you think of a name
How do you unhide and object?
Select the object in the outliner, then hit tab
Select the object in the outliner, then hit Shift-H
Right-click then select Undo Hide Command
Double click the object in the outliner
What do you need to do to the claws before duplicating them to the right?
Delete the history
Convert them to polygons
Remove any unwanted claws
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