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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
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 2 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
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 3 Garment
You need to clean a wax cotton jacket before waterproofing it. Which of the following methods is suitable to use for this task?

Clue
In the washing machine with non-biological washing powder
In the washing machine with Nikwax BaseWash
Sponge off with a solution of Nikwax Tech Wash
Sponge off with a solution of washing-up liquid
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 3
Sponge off with a solution of Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 4 How Nikwax Works
Patented TX.10i will

Clue
Coat fabric fibres and provide tear resistance
Coat fabric fibres with a network of water repellent molecules
Coat fabric fibres but not block the spaces between them
All of the above
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 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
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above