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Materials Research


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You will need to provide a sheet that shows potential material you could use to make your product. You should compare different types of materials.

To do this-

  • Find an image of the material, the name and what its properties are i.e. is it hard/soft/durable/flexible etc.

  • You should then evaluate the material stating whether it is suitable for you to use, for what part of your product and why. Also state anything that is not suitable for your product.

  • You then need to summarise the sheet stating which materials you have decided to choose and why.

Teacher Tutorial:

Watch the following tutorial where you will be talked through what you need to do.

Additional Resources:

Below you will find additional resources to support you with completing this task. These include additional tutorials and guidance materials you will have watched during the teacher tutorial.

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