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Answer the multiple choice questions below and click 'submit' to complete. To get a hint, click on the 'CLUE' button. An answer cannot be changed after it has been checked.

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Question 1 Breathability
Breathable waterproof membrane based garments/fabrics no longer work in the rain when

Clue
The Durable Water-Repellent layer has worn off
The fabric is dirty
The outer layer is wetting out
Any of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 2 Environmental
Are aerosol treatments flammable?

Clue
No, they are not flammable
Yes, petroleum solvent-based products are highly flammable
No, they can be used to extinguish a fire
Yes, but only if you throw them on an open fire
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Yes, petroleum solvent-based products are highly flammable

Question 3 Equipment
Which of the following Nikwax products would you use to waterproof a map and maintain its flexibility

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Rope Proof
Nikwax Map Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Map Proof

Question 4 Equipment
Which Nikwax product when applied to your motorcycle helmet visor 'enhances clear vision by shedding water'?

Clue
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof
Nikwax Map proof
Nikwax SkitoStop
Nikwax Visor Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Visor Proof

Question 5 Equipment
Nikwax Visor Proof

Clue
Is WaterBased
Is an aerosol
Contains harmful solvents
Contains animal products
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Is WaterBased

Question 6 Footwear
You wish to waterproof a pair of full-grain leather deck shoes to minimise water staining. Which product should you use?

Clue
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Use Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 Garment
You need to wash a fleece before waterproofing it. Which of the following is suitable to use for this task?

Clue
Non-biological washing powder
Biological washing powder
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 8 Garment
Which Nikwax Product is suitable for adding water repellency and maintaining breathability of soft-shells with wicking liners?

Clue
Nikwax Softshell Proof Wash-In
Nikwax BaseWash
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Softshell proof Spray-On
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Softshell proof Spray-On

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
What happens when water hits a Durable Water Repellent coating with force e.g. hard rain?

Clue
Upon hitting the surface, water droplets distort but won't enter the fabric
Water beads up and runs off the fabric
Water is repelled by the chemicals in the coating and so can't enter the material
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Tech Wash is:

Clue
A biological detergent
A non biological detergent
A  soap based cleaner
None of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
A  soap based cleaner