Science: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Materials - What Should We Use? (Questions)

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Which material would you use to make a paper airplane? Paper, of course! Can you choose the best material to make different things and do different jobs? You have found out all about different materials. You know about their properties. Now let’s try to choose which material to use for each of these jobs.

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1. Window panes are made from which material?
[ ] Brick
[ ] Wood
[ ] Plastic
[ ] Glass
2. Bicycle tires are made from which material?
[ ] Metal
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Cotton
[ ] String
3. Front doors are made from which material?
[ ] Wood
[ ] Metal
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Concrete
4. Knifes, forks and spoons are made from which material?
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Cardboard
[ ] Metal
[ ] Wood
5. Thumbtacks are made from which material?
[ ] Metal
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Paper
[ ] Wood
6. Rulers are made from which material?
[ ] Cotton
[ ] Wool
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Plastic
7. Books are made from which material?
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Paper
[ ] Metal
[ ] Wool
8. Jumpers are made from which material?
[ ] Wood
[ ] Wool
[ ] Cotton
[ ] Plastic
9. Wheelie Bins are made from which material?
[ ] Metal
[ ] Grass
[ ] Glass
[ ] Plastic
10. Radiators are made from which material?
[ ] Plastic
[ ] Metal
[ ] Brick
[ ] Stone
Science: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Materials - What Should We Use? (Answers)
1. Window panes are made from which material?
[ ] Brick
[ ] Wood
[ ] Plastic
[x] Glass
Window frames are made of wood or plastic
2. Bicycle tires are made from which material?
[ ] Metal
[x] Rubber
[ ] Cotton
[ ] String
What sort of bike do you have?
3. Front doors are made from which material?
[x] Wood
[ ] Metal
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Concrete
Most front doors are made of wood or plastic. What is your front door made of?
4. Knifes, forks and spoons are made from which material?
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Cardboard
[x] Metal
[ ] Wood
Have you ever used a plastic knife and fork? But metal knives and forks last longer
5. Thumbtacks are made from which material?
[x] Metal
[ ] Rubber
[ ] Paper
[ ] Wood
What are thumbtacks used for?
6. Rulers are made from which material?
[ ] Cotton
[ ] Wool
[ ] Rubber
[x] Plastic
Rulers used to be made of wood
7. Books are made from which material?
[ ] Rubber
[x] Paper
[ ] Metal
[ ] Wool
Did you know? - Paper is made originally from wood
8. Jumpers are made from which material?
[ ] Wood
[x] Wool
[ ] Cotton
[ ] Plastic
What other words mean a wooly jumper? - Sweater and pullover
9. Wheelie Bins are made from which material?
[ ] Metal
[ ] Grass
[ ] Glass
[x] Plastic
What color wheelie bins do you have?
10. Radiators are made from which material?
[ ] Plastic
[x] Metal
[ ] Brick
[ ] Stone
What color are the radiators in your home?