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1

State one physical property of corrugated card:

Strong/will not tear easily/lightweight/durable/sturdy/bent to shape

2

State one aesthetic property of corrugated card:

easy to print on/ can be coloured

3

State what the letters CMYK stand for:

Cyan
Magenta
Yellow
Key (black)

4

How does the CMYK colour process achieve the colours needed in the design?

Colours are printed one at a time of top of each other, black is added last.

5

Name a suitable thermoplastic sheet for a point of sale display:

polypropylene, polyethylene, acrylic, polystyrene, PVC, HIPS

6

Name the item of equipment that would be used to heat the plastic sheet so that it can be folded:

strip heater, line bender

7

What issues would the manufacturer need to consider when the manufacturer is choosing/preparing materials?

economics and cost
sustainability
environmental issues
moral and cultural issues

8

What issues would the manufacturer need to consider when the manufacturer is planning production?

equipment
resources (fuel, energy, time)
staffing, training, capability and availability
quality control
health and safety

9

How can CAD/CAM be used to produce images?

design drawn on CAD package
size, style and font set
coloured vinyl loaded into cutting machine

10

What is an advantage of using corriflute for teaching aid?

waterproof, hardwearing, durable, strong, rigid, lightweight

11

What is a disadvantage of using corriflute for teaching aid?

difficult to cut, difficult to recolour, only bends in one direction, difficult to repair

12

What is one application of nanotechnology?

NanoParticles, NanoTubes, glues, packaging, paints, coatings, health care products

13

State an appropriate printing process to print letters and one other finishing process that could be used to make the lettering stand out:

foil printing
embossing

14

How can manufacturers protect logos from being used or reproduced by other companies?

by copyrighting image, this prevents other companies from using the image without permission.

15

What is a suitable adhesive for fixing a clear plastic window onto a box?

hot glue gun, superglue, epoxy glue