JSS2: BASIC TECHNOLOGY - 1ST TERM
Definition of First Aid | Week 17 Topics|1 Quiz
Rescue Operation | Week 23 Topics|1 Quiz
Materials & Their Common Uses (Wood) | Week 36 Topics|1 Quiz
Materials & their Common Uses (Metal) | Week 45 Topics|1 Quiz
Uses of Common Alloys ( Brass & Bronze) | Week 5 & 68 Topics|1 Quiz
Uses of Ceramics And Glass (Contd) | Week 7 & 84 Topics|1 Quiz
Uses of Plastics | Week 94 Topics|1 Quiz
Uses of Rubber | Week 103 Topics|1 Quiz
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Examples of Softwood
a. Beech: This softwood is much like maple. It is used for frames and a variety of bent and turned parts. It is also used for veneer, flooring, boatbuilding, furniture, cabinetry, musical instruments, plywood, etc.
b. Fir: It is used for general woodwork like furniture, door, window frames, veneer, and for plywood.
c. Pine: Known as a Christmas tree, is generally used for furniture work.
d. Redwood: This wood is used for crafting outdoor furniture and for decorative carvings.
e. Spruce: This wood is best for crates, boxes, masts, and for general woodwork.
f. Cedar: Cedaris used in fencing, decking, siding, boatbuilding, musical instruments, roofing, and many more.