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Stuck here, help me understand: Nylon threads are made of

Nylon threads are made of

  • Option 1)

    polyvinyl polymer

  • Option 2)

    polyester polymer

  • Option 3)

    polyamide polymer

  • Option 4)

    polyethylene polymer.

 
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As we learnt in

Nylon 6,6 -

- Condensation polymerization of hexamethylenediamine with adipic acid under high pressure.

- Copolymer, step growth

- wherein

- High tensile strength

- Used in textile fabrics, bristles for brushes.

 

 Nylon 6,6  is a polymer of hexamethylene diamine (-NH2 group) 

 


Option 1)

polyvinyl polymer

This option is incorrect.

Option 2)

polyester polymer

This option is incorrect.

Option 3)

polyamide polymer

This option is correct.

Option 4)

polyethylene polymer.

This option is incorrect.

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