|Composite material is a combination of two materials in which one material in the form of fiber is embedded in the other material called matrix. Plywood is an example of composite material.
Properties: (i) They have high tensile strength.
(ii) They have high toughness
(iii) They have high strength to weight ratio.
Types: (i) Particle reinforced composites.
(ii) Fiber reinforced composites.
(iii) Structural composites.