Unformatted text preview: relative to other engineering materials for particular applications. 5.7 distinguish between a thermoplastic polymer, a thermoset polymer, a rubber, and a gel. 5.8 sketch the monomer unit for poly(ethylene) 5.9 relate molecular weight and degree of polymerization 5.10 define an amorphous polymer solid in terms of its viscosity and glass transition temperature. 5.11 differentiate between an amorphous, a semicrystalline, and a crystalline polymer 5.12 describe the major methods of melt-processing polymeric materials 5.13 describe why epoxies and many other thermosetting polymers are formed using two or more components which must be mixed. 5.14 define the term crosslink and describe the role of crosslinks in rubber....
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- Spring '09
- Polymer, Polymer chemistry, secondary bonding cite, differentiate polymers, intermolecular bonding accounts, Assessment Performance Criteria