Textiles True Or False

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Textiles True Or False

Quick answer, true or false questions to test your knowledge of Textiles. Helping you to pass your GCSE Textiles exams. If you're not sure of the answer look it up on www. Textiles4u. Wikispaces. Com


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Pinking shears are used to stop fabric fraying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Using CAD (Computer Aided Design) to design a product is a really slow way to develop your ideas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Kevlar is a modern material that is five times stronger than steel and is used to make bulletproof vests.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Non woven fabrics are strong and stretch easily.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A Design Specification outlines how a product should function (what it should do) and is used to give guidelines on what should be designed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    One off production is also called 'job' production and is used to make one complicated, good quality, expensive product such as a wedding dress or theatre costume.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A Tjangting is a component used to make trousers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Quality Assurance is a way of making sure that a textile product meets the required specification and is achieved by careful management of the production process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Sewing machines sew straight (lockstitich) and cross stitches.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    An arrow is a way of reducing fullness in fabric to shape it to fit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    A prototype or toile is a mock up of a design proposal and is used to test the idea such as correct fit, size, drape of fabric, if production processes work, cost to make etc.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    An open or plain seam is not a very useful seam and is difficult to make.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Roller printing is a fast way of printing a large amount of fabric.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Thread is a component used in almost all textile products.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The warp is the horizontal thread in woven fabric.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Smart materials can sense and react to environmental conditions and are produced to perform a particular function.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Polycotton is a blend of the fibres Polyamide (nylon) and cotton.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Bias binding is a component used to cover the edges of fabric to stop it fraying and to make it look neat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Tailor tacking is a way to decorate fabric.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False