C2: Material Choices

HideShow resource information
A Mixture
A mixture contains two or more individual substances that are not chemically joined together.
1 of 8
Natural materials
natural materials are made from living things such as plants
2 of 8
Synthetic materials
Synthetic materials are made by humans e.g: polymers
3 of 8
A strong material
A material that is good at resisting force
4 of 8
Tensile strength
How much pulling force a material can resist before breaking or becoming permanently deformed
5 of 8
Compressive Strength
How much of a pushing force a material can resist before it breaks or is permanently deformed
6 of 8
Density
how heavy something is per cm cubed- how much something weighs in relation to its volume
7 of 8
Mass
How heavy something is
8 of 8

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

natural materials are made from living things such as plants

Back

Natural materials

Card 3

Front

Synthetic materials are made by humans e.g: polymers

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

A material that is good at resisting force

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

How much pulling force a material can resist before breaking or becoming permanently deformed

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Chemistry resources:

See all Chemistry resources »See all Materials resources »