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1

Physical properties

-visual appearance
- texture
- colour
- magnetism/conductivity
- etc.

2

Mechanical properties of metal

- hardness
- toughness
- ductility
- tensile strength
- machinability

3

differences of hardness and tough ness?

hardness have the ability to resist penetration
toughness have the ability to withstand shock and impact without breaking it

4

define ductility?

an ability of a metal that can withstand pull without breaking

5

define machinability

measure the ease with you can cut and shape a metal