Paper and Board

Use the words; WOOD; ANIMAL; CELLULOSE; WOOD PULP; VEGETABLE; MINERAL; to fill in the gaps on the opposite side of the card
Paper is made from very fine_________ fibres. The fibres are made of _________ that is usually extracted from ____. The raw material is known as ____ ____.
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What are the FOUR steps to how paper is made?
Chips of wood are cooked in water and chemicals to create a mushy wood pulp; The ppulp is then poured over a fine mesh; As the water drains away the cellulose fibres link together; The fibres are passed through rollers to remove the remaining excess
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What weight is paper normally measured in?
grams per metre squared
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What causes paper and board to have a wide range of colours?
Adding dyes to the pulp
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What process makes very thick board by sticking sheets of paper together?
Lamanating
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Over what weight is paper classed as board?
200 grams per metre squared
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Describe Mounting board
Board for supporting paintings or paper
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Describe corrugated board
Board for making heavy-duty packaging
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Describe carton board
Containers for drinks/food
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What material can paper-based board be laminated with to make a composit material?
Aluminium foil
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What are the FOUR steps to how paper is made?

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Chips of wood are cooked in water and chemicals to create a mushy wood pulp; The ppulp is then poured over a fine mesh; As the water drains away the cellulose fibres link together; The fibres are passed through rollers to remove the remaining excess

Card 3

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What weight is paper normally measured in?

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Card 4

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What causes paper and board to have a wide range of colours?

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Card 5

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What process makes very thick board by sticking sheets of paper together?

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