Path of Action

  • Due Sep 15, 2016 at 8:59am
  • Points 2
  • Questions 2
  • Available until Sep 15, 2016 at 8:59am
  • Time Limit None
  • Allowed Attempts Unlimited


Watch the following video tutorial on paths of action, then scroll to the bottom of the page to take the quiz.

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• The path of action is the trajectory traced out by a moving object or character.
• Line of action is the “flow” of a drawing.
• Moving, falling objects often have a parabolic arc as a path of action.
• Circular arcs are another common path of action (e.g., swinging or tipping motion).
• Path of action is not the same as the motion curve in the graph editor.
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