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This Obscure Color Test Will Reveal How Smart You Really Are

There are 10 million shades of colors, but you only need to know 13.

There are about 10 million shades of colors in the world, all stemming from just a few main ones. That means some colors have pretty obscure and unique names. Can you guess which name matches its shade? Let's find out!

  1. Click on the color that's named "tangelo":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is tangelo!

    An orange-like color
  2. Click on the color that's named "phthalo blue":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is phthalo blue!

    A dark blue color
  3. Click on the color that's named "skobeloff":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is skobeloff!

    A green-gray color
  4. Click on the color that's called "nyanza":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is nyanza!

    A light, white-ish green color
  5. Click on the color that's named "eigengrau":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is eigengrau!

    A dark blue-black color
  6. Click on the color that's called "caput mortuum":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is caput mortuum!

    A dark brown color
  7. Click on the color that's called "mindaro":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is mindaro!

    A light yellow color
  8. Click on the color that's called "palatinate":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is palatinate!

    A dark gray-purple color
  9. Click on the color that's called "citron":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is citron!

    A light brown-gold color
  10. Click on the color that's called "Hollywood cerise":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is Hollywood cerise!

    A dark hot pink color
  11. Click on the color that's called "liver":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is liver!

    A dark gray-brown color
  12. Click on the color that's called "cyan":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is cyan!

    A light and bright blue color
  13. And click on the color that's called "rufous":

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This is called rufous!

    A red, orange, brown mix

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