Question 2 Explain why Rayon is different from synthetic fibres ?
Rayon is different from synthetic fibres because: It is obtained from wood pulp.
We have fibres, namely synthetic and natural. When talking about the synthetic fibres, we see that they are very different in properties from each other. For instance, Rayon is a synthetic fibre but it is very different from other synthetic fibres. How?
Question 1Explain why some fibres are called synthetic.
the correct answer.
different from synthetic fibres because
(a) it has
a silk-like appearance.
(b) it is
obtained from wood pulp.
fibres can also be woven like those of natural fibres.