Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions

NCERT VIII - Sciences

Explain why the following are made of thermosetting plastics.

(a) Saucepan handles
(b) Electric plugs/switches/plug boards


A) because saucepan handles have to withstand high temperature during cooking . Thermosetting plastic wont not melt .
b)because All these need to be durable and should withstand continuous use over many years . Moreover , in case of some heating due to electric current ; they should not melt  .
0 0 0
Thrmosetting plastics are one type of plastics wherewe use in electric switch boards , metal handels e.c.t. this is because they are not moulded due to heat or electricity
0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts