Types of material

In this lesson we will describe and compare the properties of ceramics, polymers and composites and consider why each is suited to different uses

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following ISN'T an effect of global warming?

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Q2.Which female scientist first made a link between carbon dioxide levels and air temperature?

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Q3.What is meant by the SCALE of a graph?

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Q4.Why is climate change hard to prove? Choose 3 answers

Select three (3) boxes

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Q5.What is a key feature of intrusive igneous rocks?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following ISN'T an effect of global warming?

1/5

Q2.Which female scientist first made a link between carbon dioxide levels and air temperature?

2/5

Q3.What is meant by the SCALE of a graph?

3/5

Q4.Why is climate change hard to prove? Choose 3 answers

Select three (3) boxes

4/5

Q5.What is a key feature of intrusive igneous rocks?

5/5

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Lesson 12 Types of Material

This quiz will test knowledge from the Types of Material lesson AND prior knowledge

Q1.What does 'brittle' mean?

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Q2.What is a ceramic material?

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Q3.What is a monomer?

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Q4.What does it mean if something is SYNTHETIC?

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Q5.What is a benefit of composite materials?

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Q6.Which type of rock is made from existing rock?

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Q7.Which gas is the most abundant in Earth's current atmosphere?

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Lesson 12 Types of Material

This quiz will test knowledge from the Types of Material lesson AND prior knowledge

Q1.What does 'brittle' mean?

1/7

Q2.What is a ceramic material?

2/7

Q3.What is a monomer?

3/7

Q4.What does it mean if something is SYNTHETIC?

4/7

Q5.What is a benefit of composite materials?

5/7

Q6.Which type of rock is made from existing rock?

6/7

Q7.Which gas is the most abundant in Earth's current atmosphere?

7/7

Lesson summary: Types of material

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