Materials Science: Definition & Material Classification


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What is materials science?

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1. How does materials science relate to technology?

2. Which of the following is not a classification of materials commonly used in material science?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You'll be primarily assessed on topics connected to material science, like its relation to technology, its common materials, and what it is.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More specifically, we'll ask you about:

  • The definition of materials science
  • Classifications of materials typically used in materials science
  • The type of material silk, steel, and rubber are
  • Materials science's association with technology

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding traits of materials science and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about materials usually utilized in materials science
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding categories of each material

Additional Learning

To find even more about materials science, read our corresponding lesson. Its name is Materials Science: Definition & Material Classification, and it will be on:

  • Groupings of materials
  • How we use materials science
  • What happens during the conduction of materials science