Properties of plastics test questions

1

What is the name of the small individual units that can be used to make plastics?

2

What is the polymer called when chloroethene is used to make a plastic?

3

Which type of reaction occurs when plastics are made?

4

What does biodegradable mean?

5

What type of plastic is used in electrical plugs and sockets?

6

Which of these toxic gases can be released by burning polypropene?

7

Which new material can be used as a plastic that will dissolve?

8

Which type of material would be best suited for a purpose where low weight, low density and high strength and heat resistance are important?

9

What is the monomer used to make poly(ethene)?

10

What is the polymer made from styrene?