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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
Which of the following are included in the Nikwax environmental statement

Clue
Non persistent
Environmentally safe
Not tested on animals
all of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
all of the above

Question 3 Equipment
You wish to waterproof an acrylic awning. Which of the following would be a suitable cleaning / waterproofing regime?

Clue
Dishwashing liquid + Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-on
Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Dishwashing liquid + a solid wax-based product
Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 4 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to waterproof a tent with single walls made of a breathable fabric such as Gore-Tex®?

Clue
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Wool Wash
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 5 Footwear
Which Nikwax product can be used to waterproof your full grain (smooth leather) boots and can be applied without waiting for them to dry?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Polar Proof
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 6 Footwear
You have a pair of boots that have an oiled nubuck finish (i.e. smoothed). Which Nikwax waterproofing product would be best to use on them?

Clue
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 Garment
Your wax cotton jacket needs re-waterproofing. Which of the following Nikwax products is most suitable for this?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-on
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In

Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4

Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

Question 8 Garment
Which Nikwax product could you use to rejuvenate and re-waterproof a leather jacket?

Clue
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax Leather Restorer
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Leather Restorer

Question 9 Garment
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency
Revive breathability
Prolong the life and performance of gear
All of the above
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Polar Proof will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency and revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
Minimise weight gain
All of the above
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
What should you do if your Nikwax product has frozen?

Clue
Throw it away
Thaw, shake and use as directed
It can’t freeze
Thaw but do not disturb the settled out particles, then use
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 1
Throw it away