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  1. A damp condition of the clay when it is too firm to bend yet soft enough to be carved.

  2. A brownish-orange earthenware clay body commonly used for ceramic
    sculpture.
  3. Clay is hardened by heating it to a high temperature, fusing the clay particles.
    The two basic atmospheres, oxidation and reduction, affect the color of the final piece.

  4. A high-fire clay. Stoneware is waterproof even without glaze; the resulting ware is sturdier than earthenware.

  5. is a machine used in the shaping of round ceramic ware. Can be electric or driven by foot.

  6. A coating of material applied to ceramics before firing that forms a glass-like surface. They can be colored, opaque, translucent or matte.

6 True/False questions

  1. Bone Dry Stage
    A high-fire clay. Stoneware is waterproof even without glaze; the resulting ware is sturdier than earthenware.

          

  2. Earthenware
    A low-fire clay. Porous and not waterproof. To be functional, It must be glazed.

          

  3. CoilingClay is hardened by heating it to a high temperature, fusing the clay particles.
    The two basic atmospheres, oxidation and reduction, affect the color of the final piece.

          

  4. Porcelainwas being made in China and Korea around 960 AD. It is a combination of kaolin (a pure, white, primary clay), silica and feldspar. A unique aspect of this clay is that it can be worked as clay, but when fired properly reaches a state similar to glass. Primary qualities are translucency and whiteness.

          

  5. Slab Built or Slab construction
    A brownish-orange earthenware clay body commonly used for ceramic
    sculpture.

          

  6. Texture
    A coating of material applied to ceramics before firing that forms a glass-like surface. They can be colored, opaque, translucent or matte.

          

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