Materials Defintions

Random Science or definition Quiz

Can you name the Materials?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/15 Timer 05:00
Sub TopicDefintions
The resistance a material offers to penetration or scratching.
The resistance of an elastic body to deflection by an applied force.
A mixture that contains at least one metal. This can be a mixture of metals or a mixture of metals and non-metals.
This is a measure of a material’s ability to conduct electricity. A material with a low resistivity will conduct electricity well.
A measure of the degree of increase in dimensions when an object is heated. This can be measured by an increase in length, area or volume. The expansivity can be measured as the fr
A class of materials that are continuous filaments or are in discrete elongated pieces, similar to lengths of thread with a length to thickness ratio of at least 80.
The ability of a material to be drawn or extruded into a wire or other extended shape.
A mixture composed of two or more substances (materials) with one substance acting as the matrix or glue.
Sub TopicDefintions
The mass per unit volume of a material.
The permanent deformation of a solid subjected to a stress.
The ability of a material to resist the propagation of cracks.
The ability of a material to withstand pulling forces.
Two or more atoms that are normally bonded together covalently.
A measure of how fast heat is conducted through a slab of material with a given temperature difference across the slab.
The smallest part of an element that can exist chemically.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments