NCIDQ Chapter 6

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Ch. 6 Selection of materials, finishes, and furnishings: short answer and multiple choice

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  • 1. 
    This relates to a materials ability to absorb sound or to block the transmission of sound.
  • 2. 
    This is the standard classification of wallcovering by durability characteristics.
  • 3. 
    THis is the ability of a material or finish to resist being worn away or to maintain its original apperance when rubbed with another object.
  • 4. 
    This is the method by which one material is conneced to another.
  • 5. 
    This is the capability of material to resist adhesion or sticking between two surfaces of a wall covering.
  • 6. 
    This refers to the load that, when placed on a material is just great enough to break the material.
  • 7. 
    This is a materials resistance to damage, change of finish or other deleterious changes resulting fron exposure to chemicals.
  • 8. 
    This refers to the ability of thin coating to adhere to its substrate.
  • 9. 
    THis is the resistance of a finish to change or loss of color when exposed to light, most commonly the ultraviolet light of the sun.
  • 10. 
    This is a products resistance to deterioration by a chemical or electrochemical reaction resulting from exposure to moisture, chemicals, or other elements.
  • 11. 
    Fabric that is obtained from the fleece of sheep. It has an excellent elasticity and is self extingusihing although it will burn when exposed to flame.
  • 12. 
    Fabric that is regenerated ellulosic fiber. It has very poor resistance to sunlight and poor resilency. It has high absorbency, low resistance to water and moisture, and is flammable. It is seldom used for upholstery.
  • 13. 
    Fabric is a regenerated cellilosic fiber composed of cellulose, aetic acid and other chemicals.
  • 14. 
    Popular synthetic fiber that is exceptionally strong with high resilency and elasticity.
  • 15. 
    This synthetic fiber is ofton used as a replacement for wool.
  • 16. 
    This is a fabric covered cord sewn into the seam of upholstery for ornamental purposes or to improve the durability of the covering.
  • 17. 
    NFPA 701
  • 18. 
    NFPA 260
  • 19. 
    NFPA 266
  • 20. 
    ASTM D4966
  • 21. 
    AATCC test method 16
  • 22. 
    AATCC test method 8
  • 23. 
    ASTM D2261
  • 24. 
    AATCC test method 147
  • 25. 
    What fabric would have the best apperance for the longest time when used in theater seating?
    • A. 


    • B. 

      Wool/nylon blend

    • C. 

      Acrylic/acetate blend

    • D. 

      Cotton/rayon blend