Wool

Wool is the fiber obtained from mainly sheep as well as other certain animals. Wool is made to make clothing, often socks and sweaters.

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What is a collective noun for wool?

Collective nouns for wool are a bale of wool or a skein of wool.

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What are 10 wool yielding animals?

  • sheep
  • angora
  • vicuna
  • llama
  • rabbit
  • camel
  • horse
  • goat
  • alpaca
  • turkey
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Is wool abiotic or biotic?

Wool is biotic. It is the hair of a sheep (or sometimes other animal).

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Sheep is to wool as rabbit is to?

hare

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What do silk rayon and wool have in common?

They all are used for clothing

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What rhymes with piece and is sheep's wool?

fleece

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What types of clothes are made from wool?

A wooly jumper,
a wooly scarf,
wooly socks
and woooly hats

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How long does it take to make wool?

Sheep fleece is usually shorn from the animals annually. Fleece from other animals may be harvested on different schedules, depending on the animals and the climate in which they live.

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Is wool a conductor of electricity?

wool is a good non-conductor.Materials that insulate heat, eg wool, cotton etc, are also by definition good electrical insulators. Good conductors would include most metals, which you may have noticed are bad insulators. you wouldn't wear metal underwear anyway!

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What is carding of wool?

cardingnis

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What things are made of wool?

· Clothes: Jumpers, Socks

· Carpet

· Hats, Scarves and Gloves

· Some Teddies

· Pillows

· Purses

· Blankets, Duvets and Mattresses

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Does wool float?

yep it does yesyesyesyesyesyesyesyes

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Can i use 8 ply wool using a 4 ply pattern if so what size needles do i need to change to in metric?

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How many pounds of a wool is a tod equal to?

18

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What is the collective noun for wool?

Bale.

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Is fox a wool yielding animal?

No - foxes eat wool yielding animals as in sheep, mainly lambs.

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of wool?

it will keep u warm but you can get wet easy

advantages:

  • tough, durable and a resilient animal fiber
  • soft touch and luxurious look
  • absorbent, elastic, comfortable and washable
  • good insulator
  • can resist the effects of mild acids
  • naturally flame resistant

Disadvantages :

  • can be delicate and expensive when taken from goats
  • expensive
  • can be itchy
  • is weak and sensitive to alkaline
  • stains easily
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What is differentiate between wool and Silk?

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What is a group of wool called?

The grouping of wool is called GRADING

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Why do all men's wool pants have flat fronts?

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Is steel-wool a conductor?

no

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What material is used to make baby blankets?

There is a few different types of fabric you can use for a baby blanket. You can use flannel, cotton,fleece, minky and wool for blankets. Make sure it's safe and keeps your baby warm.

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Where can I find information about how to make a cashmere sweater?

To make a cashmere sweater is to be a very difficult task. However, if you are willing to still attempt this task go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cashmere_wool . A cashmere sweater is made out of the wool of 3 to 8 long-haired goats, depending on the size. The wool has to be collected in March, April or May, when the goats shed. Then begins the lengthy process of weaving the sweater. Good luck!

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Are there blankets made of per wool?

Yes there are blankets made of 100% wool.Wool blankets were originally made from wool because of wools natural warmth and flame resistant qualities.

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Is an acrylic sweater as good as wool?

Wool is the standard, but acrylic looks as good and is often less expensive than wool. Acrylic, because it is synthetic, tends to hold up in the wash better than wool.

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