Polymer Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Words are to letters, like _____ are to monomers.

Question 2 2. Which of the following are common examples of condensation polymers in life?

Question 3 3. What is the name for the basic building blocks of polymers?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of an addition polymer?

Question 5 5. What is the Greek meaning of the word polymer?

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Question 6 6. The molecular links in the polymer chain are called _____, and they are formed from one or more molecules called monomers.

Question 7 7. Polymers that can be heated easily to form other objects are known as ______.

Question 8 8. When polymer chains entangle randomly, they have a(n) _____ arrangement

Question 9 9. A polymerization reaction that produces a smaller molecule as a by-product is known as a ______.

Question 10 10. Chain growth polymerizations occur when a monomer forms a highly reactive _____.

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Question 11 11. What is crosslinking?

Question 12 12. What are the repeating units that make up polymers called?

Question 13 13. How is a synthetic polymer different from a naturally occurring one?

Question 14 14. What are some properties of synthetic polymers?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT an example of a synthetic polymer?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is true about a condensation reaction?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT true about an addition reaction?

Question 18 18. What kind of bond is involved in the polymerization of amino acid monomers?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a type of natural polymer?

Question 20 20. What is polymerization?

Polymer Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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