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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 Patagonian Hare; what else is The Patagonian Hare known as:

Clue
The Mara
The Guanaco
The Desert Rat
The Guinea Pig
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
The Mara

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
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

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
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof:

Clue
Adds water repellency
Maintains breathability
Can be used on wet footwear
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 6 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
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 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 8 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 9 Garment
You want to re-waterproof your down-filled jacket. Which of the following would be suitable for this job?

Clue
Nikwax Down Wash
Nikwax Down Proof
Nikwax Cotton Proof
A solid wax based product
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Down Proof

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Before applying Nikwax Leather Restorer, how should you prepare your gear?

Clue
Clean using Nikwax Tech Wash
No need to do anything
Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner
Clean using Nikwax Sandal Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner

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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The correct answer is : 2
Three to five times more concentrated