Everyone perceives color differently. That’s why it is important for anyone involved with the evaluation of color to understand how accurately they actually see color. The Farnsworth-Munsell 100 Hue Test (or FM100 Hue Test) is an easy-to-administer test and a highly effective method for evaluating an individual's ability to discern color. The test requires the use of standardized daylight conditions such as those found in X-Rite’s SpectraLight QC and Judge QC light booths. The Farnsworth-Munsell 100 Hue Test is a global standard that has been used by governments and industry for more than 60 years, the test evaluates and ranks color acuity. It consists of four trays containing a total of 85 removable color reference caps (incremental hue variations) spanning the visible spectrum. Color vision aptitude is detected by the ability of the test subject to place the color caps in order of hue.
The Farnsworth-Munsell Dichotomous D-15 Test is an abridged version of the 100 Hue Test for screening color vision defects only. The D-15 Test is intended for the detection of color vision defects such as red-green and blue-yellow deficiencies as opposed to color acuity. The test consists of a reference cap and 15 removable chips of incremental hue variation.
Munsell Color Vision tests can be used for better accuracy in testing soil, rocks, tissue & animal products. The Farnsworth Munsell 100 Hue Color Vision Test Scoring System, Farnsworth Munsell 100 Hue Color Vision Test & Farnsworth Munsell Dichotomous D-15 Color Vision Test are three advanced testing devices used to test the colors, The Farnsworth color blindness test has been used to evaluate color vision since 45 years. It evaluates the extent to which your color vision can discern between specific colors and slight hue variations within a given color. The complete Farnsworth Color Vision Test gives an excellent idea your color acuity across the visible spectrum of color—essential for anyone evaluating or communicating color.