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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
Which Nikwax product is the perfect refill for your 17 fl.oz Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof Bottle?

Clue
A 3.4 fl.oz Nikwax Tech Wash pouch
A 3.4 fl.oz Nikwax TX.Direct pouch
A 5 fl.oz Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof pouch
A 3.4 fl.oz Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather Cream tube
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
A 5 fl.oz Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof pouch

Question 4 Equipment
Which Nikwax product can double the effective life of fabrics by reducing UV damage?

Clue
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 5 Footwear
How would you clean suede boots that have not had any treatment since you bought them, prior to application of a waterproofing product?

Clue
Household soap and water
Dishwashing liquid and water
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel

Question 6 Footwear
What combination of Nikwax products could you use on a pair of suede shoes that have white water marks across the front?

Clue
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof + Nikwax Leather Restorer
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Conditioner for Leather + Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Suede Brush + Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax BaseWash + Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Suede Brush + Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

Question 7 Garment
You have a Gore-Tex® jacket with a wicking lining. Which of the following would be the most suitable to use to re-waterproof it?

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax For Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On

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 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
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Leather Restorer

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Using Nikwax Leather Cleaner will:

Clue
Clean dirty, tired leather clothing and equipment lifting out dirt that can attract water and mask water repellent finishes
Revitalize the look and feel of leather without oversoftening
Not strip off the manufacturer's water repellency
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax WaterBased products are far more concentrated than equivalent solvent based aerosols and sprays. How many times more concentrated are they?

Clue
Up to one and half times more concentrated
Three to five times more concentrated
Over ten times more concentrated
Over twenty times more concentrated
   
 

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Three to five times more concentrated