Basic Sewing Important Questions – Past Papers

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil

Paper 1: Basic Sewing – University Past Papers.

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Theory: 20 (1hour)

Q.1 Define the following terms: (10)

Grain

Ease

Selvedge

Seam Allowance

Attempt any one question from the following: (10)

Q.2 Write a note on cutting tools.

Q.3 What are different measuring tools used in sewing?

Practical: 50

Q1: stitch samples of:

1: gathers

2: French seam.

3:zip fastening

Q2: One variation basic neckline

Paper 2: Basic Sewing – University Past Papers.

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.NO.01: Fill in the blanks (20 marks )
1. Temporary stitch that is removed when permanent stitch is done is ____________
2. Amount of fullness in garments beyond the exact body measurement is ___________
3. The ____________part of machine facilitate winding of thread on the bobbin
4. _______________ engage and disengage the stitching mechanism
5. Plate through which the needle passes as it carries the thread down the loop over the bobbin is called _______________
6. ___________ holds the thread in position from the spool to the needle
7. ______________controls the tightness of thread
8. ______________ beneath the presser foot pushes the cloth backward
9. Two closely woven edges on all woven fabrics is called ____________
10. The direction of threads in woven fabrics is called _______________

Q.NO.02: Label all parts of machine (10marks)

PRACTICAL: (50marks)

Q.NO.01: Stitch sample of front and back neckline (25)

Q.NO.02: Stitch samples of three different seams (25)

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