CE Test Questions
Eyewear Design and Development: Looking Beyond Logos and Markings

Exam Questions
1.

Frame design is collaboration between _____ and _____.


    A.

Designers, quality control

    B.

Designers, factory engineers

    C.

Factory engineers, quality control

    D.

Quality assurance, quality control

2.

_____ add continuity of brand identity to each model in the collection.


    A.

Consistent design elements

    B.

Gold and silver

    C.

Only patterns of matte logos

    D.

Visible hinge posts

3.

All of the following are determined during the design process except:


    A.

Nosepad size and position

    B.

Quality control

    C.

"B" dimension

    D.

Screw to screw distance

4.

Standard tumbling can:


    A.

Round frame edges

    B.

Enhance provocative frame looks

    C.

Improve the sharpness of frame edges

    D.

Add a wingy appearance

5.

Complex frame designs can have up to _____ steps in their manufacturing.


    A.

50

    B.

100

    C.

150

    D.

250

6.

A brand always communicates:


    A.

Attitude and perceived value

    B.

Perceived value with a price identity

    C.

High price

    D.

Lifestyle and attitude

7.

Excellence in metal frame polishing is demonstrated by:


    A.

Extra solder at joints

    B.

Smooth acetate around the hinges

    C.

No color peeling even after being worn by patients

    D.

Mixed adhesion

8.

Designers identify all of the following except:


    A.

Market demographics

    B.

Margin and profit requirements

    C.

Lifestyle requirements by demographic

    D.

Profit requirements only

9.

Acetate frame bridge nosepads designed for flatter bridges:


    A.

Occur lower and have more depth

    B.

Flare slower and occur higher

    C.

Flare faster and occur lower

    D.

Occur lower and have little depth

10.

Learn three to five of the most important characteristics of a brand to:


    A.

Charge more

    B.

Better help patients

    C.

Earn bigger commission

    D.

Add website pages

11.

Frame design usually begins _____ months before release.


    A.

6

    B.

12

    C.

18

    D.

24

12.

The step necessary between design and production is:


    A.

Prototyping

    B.

Material purchase

    C.

License agreements

    D.

A and B

13.

Subcontracted components, like acetate:


    A.

Can delay the project up to 120 days or more

    B.

Are plentiful and always available

    C.

Are easily sourced

    D.

Are not used in acetate frames

14.

The wire core of an acetate temple is most commonly:


    A.

Drilled into the plastic

    B.

Ultrasonically embedded

    C.

Molded around the plastic

    D.

Soldered into the temple

15.

Quality assurance ensures that:


    A.

The quality intent is confirmed at every manufacturing step

    B.

Only the end quality is confirmed

    C.

Agreements for quality are made but not verified

    D.

No quality control is needed

16.

Plano sunwear that's made in China and shipped to Italy to have the plano lenses inserted:


    A.

Can only be sold in Italy

    B. Is usually stamped “Made in China”
    C. Is usually stamped “Made in Italy”
    D. Will have no country of origin marking
17.

Product quality and value is all of the following except:


    A. The materials used
    B. The design details
    C. The country of origin
    D. A and B
18.

Vendors add value to the frame with their:


    A. Reps and your relationship
    B. Shipping costs
    C. Charging for point of purchase materials
    D. Market trends
19.

The determined sell price of a frame includes all of the following except:


    A. Skill levels at all points of manufacture
    B. Shipping costs from vendor to ECP
    C. Factory employee wages and benefits
    D. Commitments to the environment
20.

A valuable way to value your frames when a customer is comparing your frames and services to an Internet option is:


    A. Sell more brands
    B. Develop a checklist that demonstrates quality to build credibility
    C. Add in a 40 percent Internet discount
    D. Sell your frames on the Internet

Evaluation Questions

21. In questions 21-25 please rate the effectiveness of how well each course met the stated learning objectives: Met the stated learning objectives?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
22. Avoided commercial bias/influence?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
23. How would you rate the overall quality of the material presented?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
24. How were you directed to this course?

    A. 2020mag.com
    B. OAA Website
    C. NYSSO Website
    D. Ohio Opticians Website
    E. Other
25. Please describe the office in which you work.

    A. Independent Optician
    B. Independent Optometry
    C. Chain retail
    D. HMO/Military/Other
26. Comments on this program: