During the designing and making processes it is important to gather feedback from the client and users. Refining the product based on this feedback helps solve any problems before production begins.
What is anthropometric data?
Average furniture sizes
Average body sizes
Average equipment sizes
Which of these is a primary source of research?
An online video
A client interview
What is ergonomics?
How a person interacts with a product
How something looks
What is a design specification?
A list of criteria developed from research that the product should meet
A design problem that needs solving
A table showing the timings of production
Which manufacturing instructions would use a flowchart?
The materials needed for production
The order of production
The cost of production
What is deforestation?
The destruction of woodland
The planting of woodland
Transportation of wood from woodland
How could you design a product to improve its carbon footprint?
Order parts from abroad
Source materials locally
Use non-biodegradable materials
Which one of these is NOT one of the 6 Rs?
What does fair trade mean?
It helps ensure that products are made from renewable sources
It helps ensure farmers and workers are fairly paid
The item contains no animal products
How can a product's carbon footprint be reduced?
By sending waste to landfill
By using fossil fuels
By ensuring it is transported as little as possible