Ceramics, polymers and composites

1

How are ceramic materials made?

2

Which of the following is a typical use for a ceramic?

3

What type of material is a house brick?

4

What type of material is reinforced concrete?

5

Which of the following properties applies to most ceramics?

6

What name is given to a very long molecule made from smaller repeating units?

7

Which of the following is a polymer?

8

Why is poly(ethene) used for plastic bags?

9

Why is disposing of polymers difficult?

10

Why is reinforced concrete a good building material?