Materials Of Decoration 1

60 Questions | Total Attempts: 220

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Material Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Simple interweaving of warp and weft
    • A. 

      Satin weave

    • B. 

      Tapestry

    • C. 

      Plain/Tabby weave

  • 2. 
    Hand-woven fabrics made with bobbins and considered one of the greatest arts of the weaving industry.
    • A. 

      Twill

    • B. 

      Tapestry

    • C. 

      Satin

  • 3. 
    Weave produced by loops of tufts of yarns that stand out from the fabric's surface, may be cut or uncut.
    • A. 

      Pile

    • B. 

      Backed cloth

    • C. 

      Gauze

  • 4. 
    Weaves where uneven tension in weft and warp yarns produces different surface.
    • A. 

      Brocatelle

    • B. 

      Gauze

    • C. 

      Leno

  • 5. 
    Non porous floor materials
    • A. 

      Terrazo

    • B. 

      Cork

    • C. 

      Slate

  • 6. 
    Sealers that form a hard skin finish on surface
    • A. 

      Oleo-resinous

    • B. 

      Polyurethane

    • C. 

      Spirit based liquid/solid wax

  • 7. 
    Over application of spirit-based wax polished, result into:
    • A. 

      Slippery build-up of dirt

    • B. 

      Improve surface finish of marble

    • C. 

      High-gloss finish

  • 8. 
    Floor materials likely to stain, not waterproof are classified into:
    • A. 

      Porous

    • B. 

      Non-porous

    • C. 

      Semi-porous

  • 9. 
    Hard wood strips are laid into:
    • A. 

      Tongue and groove

    • B. 

      Built -joint boards

    • C. 

      Herring bone, basket patterns

  • 10. 
    Board veneers/ ply boards together and grains that run at the right angle to each other.
    • A. 

      Laminated

    • B. 

      Ply board

    • C. 

      Plywood

  • 11. 
    Tiles made of high silicon alumina clay of glass-like hardness
    • A. 

      Quarry

    • B. 

      Ceramic floor tile

    • C. 

      Mosaic

  • 12. 
    Crushed granite set in cement
    • A. 

      Brick

    • B. 

      Terrazo

    • C. 

      Granolithic

  • 13. 
    Tiles made from cork granules with natural and synthetic benders
    • A. 

      Vinyl cork tile

    • B. 

      Linoleum

    • C. 

      Cork tile

  • 14. 
    Chemical dye, water/spirit based and available in different colors
    • A. 

      Paint

    • B. 

      Stain

    • C. 

      Sealer

  • 15. 
    Milled lumber with a thickness of 1/2"-1 1/2"
    • A. 

      Timber

    • B. 

      Board

    • C. 

      Plank

  • 16. 
    Wood/lumber classification as to improve content is done with oven processing method
    • A. 

      KD Kiln drying

    • B. 

      SD sun drying

    • C. 

      Air drying

  • 17. 
    Fabric is hammered and yarns flattened to stimulate linen
    • A. 

      Bleaching

    • B. 

      Beetling

    • C. 

      Crabbing

  • 18. 
    Fabric pressed between heated steel rollers for a smooth and glossy finish
    • A. 

      Fulling

    • B. 

      Calendering

    • C. 

      Sizing

  • 19. 
    Stretching process to prevent creases or uneven shrinkage
    • A. 

      Decating

    • B. 

      Tentering

    • C. 

      Crabbing

  • 20. 
    Pre-shrinkage process applied to wool thru application of moisture, heat, friction and pressure.
    • A. 

      Mercerizing

    • B. 

      Sizing

    • C. 

      Fulling

  • 21. 
    Finishing process applied to fabrics to remove fiber fuzz
    • A. 

      Mercerizing

    • B. 

      Singeing

    • C. 

      Decating

    • D. 

      Crabbing

  • 22. 
    Finish that is self-sterilizing and inhibits growth of bacteria on fabrics
    • A. 

      Santized

    • B. 

      Crease resistant

    • C. 

      Mildew resistant

  • 23. 
    Embossing and incising techniques for carpets is achieved by:
    • A. 

      Knotting the carpet on 2 levels with knots of the back shorter than the knots of the pattern

    • B. 

      Finishing yarns firmly anchored sheared by hand, to give uniform pile thickness

    • C. 

      Coarsely woven rugs with fringed ends

  • 24. 
    Chinese carpets have symbolic motifs based on
    • A. 

      Triangles in the design are Abyssinian symbol of happiness

    • B. 

      Folklore, mythology and language

    • C. 

      Exotic jewel tones, floral patterns with geometric device

  • 25. 
    Coarsely woven rug with fringed ends, used for ponchos
    • A. 

      Numdah

    • B. 

      Navajo rug

    • C. 

      Mexican serape