Q. 14.8( 5 Votes )

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(a) Bubble wrap was, at first, thought by the two engineers to be useful to create textured wallpaper.

(b) The engineers were trying to create textured wallpaper by sealing two shower curtains together in such a way that it would capture air bubbles. This would give the textured appearance for their wallpaper.

(c) The alternate use of their product was to use the bubble wrap as greenhouse insulation.

(d) IBM announced their new 1401 variable word length computer on 5th October, 1959.

(e) IBM purchased Bubble Wrap to be used as a good packaging material to protect the computer while it was being shipped.

(f) What was the original use of Bubble Wrap? Bubble Wrap was primarily used for packaging electronics equipment.

(g) The word which means the same as ‘exhibition’ (para 3) is demonstration.

(h) The word which means the same as ‘cracking’ (para 5) is popping.

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