Leather Goods Manufacturing And Repairs Paper 2 WASSCE (SC), 2016

Question 5

With the aid of a well labelled diagram, identify the following parts of a sewing machine:


(a) stitch regulator;

(b) pressure regulator;

(c) upper tension control;

(d) spool pins;

(e) handwheel.


This question was quite popular among the candidates. Candidates were required to draw a sewing machine and identify some parts in their diagram. Overall performance in this question was fairly good.  Few candidates’ diagram were poorly drawn and their labelling was also poor. Candidates were expected to provide the following to score maximum marks in this question.