Materials Of Decoration

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Material Quizzes & Trivia

Topic is about TEXTILES and LEATHER. This quiz contains some of the folloing categories: Fibers and Yarns; Methods of Fabric Formation; the Different Kinds of Weave; Fabric Finishes; Dyes and Dyeing; Fabric Design; and Leather.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Basic element of the Textile.
    • A. 

      Thread

    • B. 

      Yarn

    • C. 

      Fiber

    • D. 

      Pile

  • 2. 
    Is a flexible artificial material made up of a network of natural or artificial fibres formed by weaving,  or knitting, or pressing into felt; made of interlacing fibers. Also known as Fabric or Cloth.
    • A. 

      Textile

    • B. 

      Yarn

    • C. 

      Leather

    • D. 

      Pile

  • 3. 
    Short fibers, somewhat randomly arranged and loosely twisted.
    • A. 

      Filament Yarn

    • B. 

      Stapler Fibers

    • C. 

      Filament Fibers

    • D. 

      Staple Fibers

  • 4. 
    Long and continuous fibers. Usually measured by meters or yards.
    • A. 

      Staple Fibers

    • B. 

      Filament Fibers

    • C. 

      Filament Yarns

    • D. 

      Spun Yarns

  • 5. 
    Composed of staple fibers twisted together.
    • A. 

      Spun Yarns

    • B. 

      Filament Yarns

    • C. 

      Spiral Yarns

    • D. 

      Twisted Yarns

  • 6. 
    Which is NOT a Staple Fiber.
    • A. 

      Flax

    • B. 

      Asbestos

    • C. 

      Silk

    • D. 

      Cotton

  • 7. 
    Kinds of fibers from animal, plant, or mineral resources.
    • A. 

      Natural

    • B. 

      Synthetic

    • C. 

      Polypropylene fibers

    • D. 

      Husk

  • 8. 
    Most widely used plant fiber.
    • A. 

      Wool

    • B. 

      Silk

    • C. 

      Cotton

    • D. 

      Nylon

  • 9. 
    Probably the Oldest fiber ever woven into fabric. Major disadvantages of this fiber is that it wrinkles and creases readily.
    • A. 

      Papyrus

    • B. 

      Cotton

    • C. 

      Silk

    • D. 

      Flax (linen)

  • 10. 
    Taken from the stems of a Cannabis Sativa plant; a coarse fiber originally used for ropes and sacks.
    • A. 

      Jute

    • B. 

      Hemp

    • C. 

      Kapok

    • D. 

      Flax

  • 11. 
    Manila Hemp is also known as:
    • A. 

      Abaca

    • B. 

      Ramie

    • C. 

      Jusi

    • D. 

      Pina

  • 12. 
    A processed version of the fiber made into cloth that resembles Satin.
    • A. 

      Organic Cotton

    • B. 

      Green Cotton

    • C. 

      Shiny Cotton

    • D. 

      Egyptian Cotton

  • 13. 
    Inexpensive fiber from an East Asian plant, oftentimes used as a substitute of flax. Sometimes called China grass or Grass line; resistace to bacteria and molds.
    • A. 

      Jusi

    • B. 

      Cotton

    • C. 

      Linen

    • D. 

      Ramie

  • 14. 
    Unique among natural fibers. It is highly elastic, flexible, and impermeable to water and air.
    • A. 

      Ramie

    • B. 

      Jusi

    • C. 

      Natural Rubber

    • D. 

      Pina

  • 15. 
    Most beautiful of all fibers due to its marvelous, natural luster.
    • A. 

      Cotton

    • B. 

      Silk

    • C. 

      Wool

    • D. 

      Hemp

  • 16. 
    Average length of each filament in a Sericulture.
    • A. 

      600 yards

    • B. 

      500 yards

    • C. 

      300 yards

    • D. 

      400 yards

  • 17. 
    Finest cultured silk yarn and is made from the longest filaments. also known as Thrown silk.
    • A. 

      Bourette

    • B. 

      Tussah

    • C. 

      Duppion

    • D. 

      Organzine

  • 18. 
    Wild silk made from cocoons that feed on oak or other trees; Rough quality and is light brown in color. Cannot be bleached.
    • A. 

      Thrown silk

    • B. 

      Tussah

    • C. 

      Thai silk

    • D. 

      Tram

  • 19. 
    Made from 2 silkworms that spin the cocoon together; appears irregular like linen.
    • A. 

      Duppion

    • B. 

      Tahi silk

    • C. 

      Spunsilk

    • D. 

      Tram

  • 20. 
    Cotton-like material derived from a seed.
    • A. 

      Jusi

    • B. 

      Jute

    • C. 

      Husk

    • D. 

      Kapok

  • 21. 
    Material which makes wool flame resistant.
    • A. 

      Linolin

    • B. 

      Zinc

    • C. 

      Keratin

    • D. 

      Lynium

  • 22. 
    Strongest of all synthetic fibers known to be prone to static.
    • A. 

      Cotton

    • B. 

      Nylon

    • C. 

      Silk

    • D. 

      Wool

  • 23. 
    2 or more materials are combined together to form 1 yarn.
    • A. 

      Woven

    • B. 

      Interlacing Fibers

    • C. 

      Weave

    • D. 

      Blends

  • 24. 
    Fibers are all chemical based and not derived from natural materials of any kind.
    • A. 

      Metal Fiber

    • B. 

      Cellousic Fiber

    • C. 

      Non-cellousic Fiber

    • D. 

      Mineral Fiber

  • 25. 
    ACETATE is a compound of cellulose acetate (derivative of Cellilose) developed by Celanese Corp in_____:
    • A. 

      1922

    • B. 

      1923

    • C. 

      1924

    • D. 

      1925