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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
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects the Jocotoco Antpitta; which of the Fundación Jocotoco reserves was set up to protect its only known territory?

Clue
Yanacocha
Tapichalaca
Buenaventura
Rio Canande
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Tapichalaca

Question 3 Equipment
Treating synthetic ropes with Nikwax RopeProof will

Clue
Enhance the durability of the rope
Maintain strength
Reduce water absorption
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 4 Equipment
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof is recommended for the treatment of which equipment made from synthetic weatherproof materials?

Clue
Tents
Rucksacks
Panniers
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to waterproof a canvas tent?

Clue
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Tent and Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Cotton Proof

Question 6 Footwear
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof is available as:

Clue
Sponge on only
Spray on only
Either sponge on or spray on
An aerosol
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Either sponge on or spray on

Question 7 Garment
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On is suitable for:

Clue
Clothing with wicking liners
Hydrophobic PU coatings
Membrane based waterproof clothing
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 8 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

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
How should Nikwax BaseFresh be used?

Clue
Instead of your regular detergent
In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner
In a pre rinse before using your regular detergent
As a hand wash solution only
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner

Question 10 Travel Solutions
Nikwax Tech Wash Travel Gel:

Clue
Will clean clothing/equipment without damaging the Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating.
Will clean clothing/equipment and remove the Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating.
Will clean clothing/equipment and replenish the Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating.
Should not be used to wash waterproof garments
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Will clean clothing/equipment without damaging the Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating.