Synthetic fibers and plastics multiple choice questions

synthetic fibers mcqs

Ques. Which of these is not natural fiber?
(a) cotton
(b) jute
(c) rayon
(d) silk
Ans. (c)

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Ques. Silk fiber are made up of:
(a) Vitamin
(b) Carbohydrates
(c) Protein
(d) Non of these
Ans. (c)

Ques. The natural fibres are made from simple molecule that is known as
(a) Plastics
(b) Cellulose
(c) Polymer
(d) Monomer
Ans. (d)

Ques. The major raw materials for rayon is obtained from
(a) wood
(b) coal
(c) petroleum
(d)  both coal and petroleum
Ans. (d)

Ques. Acrylic is an artificial wool.
(a) true
(b) false
Ans. (a)

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Ques. Plastics are light, strong and durable
(a) true
(b) false
Ans. (a)

Ques. Which out of the following is used for making disposable cups?
(a) LDPE
(b) PS
(c) PP
(d) PVC
Ans. (b)

Ques. Which of the following is not a thermoplastic polymer?
(a) Nylon
(b) PVC
(c) Polythene
(d)  Bakelite
Ans. (d)

Ques. Parachutes and ropes for rock climbing are made from ___
(a) jute
(b) nylon
(c) artificial silk
(d) terylene
Ans. (b)

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Ques. Which of the following plastics is used in the making of thermocol ?
(a) Polyethylene
(b) High density polyethylene
(c) Polypropylene
(d) Polystyrene
Ans. (d)

Ques. First fully synthetic fiber was ___
(a) polyester
(b) terylene
(c) nylon
(d) rayon
Ans. (c)

Ques. Which of the following products can’t be decomposed easily?
(a) Acrylic
(b) Polyethene
(c) Plastic
(d) All of the above
Ans. (d)

Ques. Which is an example of thermosetting plastics?
(a) Polystyrene
(b) Polythene
(c) Bakelite
(d) PVC
Ans. (c)

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Ques. Which one is natural fiber?
(a) Olefin
(b) Rayon
(c) Acrylic
(d) Wool
Ans. (d)

Ques. Which of the following material take the longest to degenerate?
(a) paper
(b) cotton cloth
(c) tin can
(d) plastic bags
Ans. (a)

Ques. Coating of melamine plastic is used as :
(a) good conductor of heat
(b) strong and durable
(c) fire proof plastic
(d) plastic cook ware
Ans. (c)

Ques. Silk fiber is obtained from
(a) silk moth
(b) silk plant
(c) butterfly
(d) none of these
Ans. (a)

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Ques. Which of the following is non-biodegradable:
(a) plastic
(b) cotton
(c) paper
(d) leftover food stuff
Ans. (a)

Ques. The raw materials used to prepare synthetic fibers like polyester and acrylic is:
(a) wood pulp
(b) coconut jute
(c) petrochemicals
(d) paper pulp
Ans. (c)

Ques. What is the main disadvantage of synthetic fiber?
(a) cause pollution
(b) are costly
(c) not durable
(d) are heavy
Ans. (a)

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Ques. Which type of cloth dries faster in rainy season?
(a) Cotton
(b) Wool
(c) Polyester
(d) Silk
Ans. (c)

Ques. PVC is an example of:
(a) polyethene
(b) thermoplastic
(c) thermosetting plastic
(d) acrylic
Ans. (b)

Ques. Plastics find extensive use because:
(a) plastic is a polymer
(b) plastic has a linear arrangement of units
(c) it is easily mould able
(d) it is synthetic
Ans. (c)

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Ques. Which synthetic fiber can be stronger than a steel wire?
(a) Wire made of rayon
(b) Wire made of nylon
(c) Wire made of polywool
(d) Wire made of polycot
Ans. (b)

Ques. Nylon is useful because of following properties:
(a) soft, strong and light
(b) transparent, light and easy to wash
(c) strong, elastic and light
(d) hard, inexpensive and strong
Ans. (c)

Ques. PET is a familiar form of:
(a) plastic
(b) polyester
(c) acrylic
(d) rayon
Ans. (b)

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Ques. Synthetic fibers are made by _____.
(a) trees
(b) insects
(c) human beings
(d) soil
Ans. (c)

Ques. Nylon is obtained from:
(a) Coal
(b) air
(c) Water
(d) all of the above
Ans. (d)

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Ques. Which of the following properties of plastic make it most convenient to use?
(a) It is non-reactive
(b) Light, strong and durable
(c) Easily remouldable
(d)  All of the above
Ans. (d)

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