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(PL) - condensation polymers (incl. nylon & kevlar)

Nylon and kevlar are both condensation polymers (usually) formed by the joining together of different monomers to form a polymer with a slightly larger repeating unit than those of the addition polymers.

Use the links below to complete the task sheet attached here.


link 1 - basic condensation polymers

link 2 - polyamides like nylon & kevlar

link 3

link 4