The Mind-Bendingly Difficult Material Design Quiz

Simon Sterne By Simon Sterne  |  Aug. 27, 2021

Material Design is Google’s design language for creating digital experiences.

Initially developed in 2014, Material Design is a subset of flat design, or minimal UI design, while also flirting with skeuomorphism with its rules for surfaces and interaction. The latest iteration of Material Design, Material You was unveiled in May 2021 and is expected to redefine the language significantly.

With so many agencies and in-house teams adopting Material Design, understanding its prescriptive styles has become essential knowledge for web designers.