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# Form

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Author: Maria Tucker
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In this lesson, you will learn about the Form element and how it is used in the visual design process.

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Source: Image of cube, Public Domain http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Hexahedron.svg Image of Sphere, Public Domain http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/41700/41749/fc_sphere_4... Image of sphere volume, Public Domain http://www.math.nyu.edu/~crorres/Archimedes/Tomb/C... Image of cylinder, Public Domain http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Circular_cylinde... Image of Pineapple, Public Domain Image of Miro Sculpture, Public Domain

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Terms to Know
Depth

Depth is the third dimension that differentiates form from shape.

Form

Form is a three-dimensional object that can be constructed by two or more shapes.

Geometric Form

Geometric Form is defined by its allegiance to mathematical construction.

Organic Form

Organic Form is defined by its simulation of natural substance.

Three-Dimensional

Three-Dimensional is defined by an object or space having three coordinates: A width, a height, and a depth.

Volume

Volume is the amount of three-dimensional space a form occupies.