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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
Nikwax Rope Proof will

Clue
Add water repellency
Maintain strength, prolonging the life and performance of all synthetic ropes
Reduce weight gain in wet weather
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 4 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 5 Footwear
Which Nikwax product would you use to clean your sandals?

Clue
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
Nikwax Sandal Wash
Nikwax Rug Wash
Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Sandal Wash

Question 6 Footwear
After a day walking in muddy conditions, what should you do to your waterproofed suede boots before storage?

Clue
Rinse off mud, clean with dishwashing liquid, dry naturally, put away
Allow to dry in front of fire, shake off mud, put away
Allow to dry naturally, shake off mud, put away
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax cleaning gel, stuff with newspaper, treat with Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof while wet, dry naturally, put away
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax cleaning gel, stuff with newspaper, treat with Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof while wet, dry naturally, put away

Question 7 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 8 Garment
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On is:

Clue
WaterBased, environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable and non hazardous
Ideal for all soft-shell fabrics and clothing
Easy to apply and no tumble drying required
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 9 Garment
Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof will:

Clue
Replenish the water repellency of tired, waxed cotton clothing
Overcome the problem of gear 'wetting-out'
Prolong the life of your gear and optimize performance in wet weather
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Complete the following statement: Down Wash

Clue
Is biodegradable & contains no persistent detergents
Can be used as a prewash for other Nikwax products
Will not remove existing DWR coating
All of the above are true
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above are true

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Conditioner for Leather will:

Clue
Soften leather
Revive breathability
Waterproof
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above