What are the five uses of Plaster of Paris? [5 MARKS]
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· Plaster of paris is used in making casts and patterns for moulds and statue.
· Plaster of paris is used as cement in ornamental casting and for making decorative materials.
· Plaster of paris is used as a fire proofing material and for making chalks.
· Plaster of pairs is used in hospitals for immobilising the affected part in case of bone fracture or strain.
· Plaster of paris (POP) is used to fill small gaps on walls & roofs.