Alloys

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What is the term for a metal mixed with another element (often other metals)?
Alloy
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What alloy is a mixture of copper and zinc?
Brass
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What alloy is a mixture of copper and tin?
Bronze
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What alloys return to their original shapes when heated?
Shape memory alloys
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What kind of steel is used to make cutlery or surgical instruments?
Stainless Steel
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Cast iron straight from the furnace is 96% iron, what is the other 4%?
Carbon impurities
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What alloy is a mixture of copper and zinc?

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What alloys return to their original shapes when heated?

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