Mock exam paper A Higher Level

Pre -Junior Certificate Examination, 2011

Materials Technology - Wood

Higher Level

Section A (40 marks)

Time: 2 hours

Instructions

(a) Answer any sixteen questions.

(b) All questions carry equal marks.

(c) Answer the questions in the spaces provided.

(d) This booklet must be handed up at the end of the examination.

(e) Write your examination number in the box provided and

on all other pages used.

NAME:

SCHOOL:

ADDRESS:

CLASS:

TEACHER:

Section A

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5(a) or 5(b)

Total

SECTION A- 40 MARKS.

Answer any 16 questions from this section. All questions carry equal marks.

  1. (i) Name the power tool shown :____________________________

(ii) For what purpose is it used:_______________________________________________________________

http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:7WGtqySGJ1dCGM:http://www.onlinehardware.ie/shop/images/110V%2520Belt%2520Sander.jpeg

  1. (i) Name the wood defect shown bellow :______________________________________

(ii) What causes this defect:___________________________________________

http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:NxfsVj9tDmDrTM:http://loghomemart.com/images/products/preview_One-Edge-Waney-Planking.png

  1. Name the three wood fixings bellow:

http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:6zsjSnCPwBR56M:http://www.artestuff.com/images/screw-standard.jpg http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:pWVkOPN3IhkRMM:http://www.toolstation.com/images/library/stock/webbig/99380.jpg http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:UD6aR00G9ThzRM:http://monprods.co.uk.c31.sitepreviewer.com/ESW/Images/PanelPin.jpg

A___________ B_______________ C______________

  1. Dry rot is a disease that attacks timber, list three conditions that must be present in order for it to develop.

1.___________________________________________________________

2.____________________________________________________________

3._____________________________________________________________

  1. Shown bellow are the leaves of three trees, name the trees?

(a)http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:__-ZAz1mJAJ-mM:http://www.gutenberg.org/files/11723/11723-h/Images/063.png (b)http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:HDiAvACdTmXTfM:http://www.truenorthgear.ca/Assets/design09_09.jpg (c)http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:WPRJKOs6YxGY9M:http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/forestry/commontr/Images/ScotsPine.gif

a

b

c

  1. Trees fall into two categories, Hardwood and Soft wood. Place each of the trees bellow into the correct collum in the table.

Ash, Larch, Sitka Spruce, Horse Chestnut, Beech, Pine.

HARDWOOD

SOFTWOOD.

  1. What do the letters P.V.C stand for?

P.

V.

C.

  1. (i) Name the plane shown in the diagram. http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:rnDSycZV9RdO-M:http://chestofbooks.com/crafts/machinery/Shop-Practice-V2/images/Jack-Plane.png

ANSWER:

(ii) What would this type of plane be commonly used for?

  1. The diagram shows an incomplete exploded isometric sketch of a Mortise and Tenon joint.

Complete this sketch.

C:\Documents and Settings\barry\My Documents\My Pictures\mt joint.jpg

  1. The diagram shows a gear mechanism often used in w...

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