Can You Pass This 1954 Home Economics Class?

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Can You Pass This 1954 Home Economics Class?

Home economics education, domestic science or home science is a field of study that deals with the economics and management of the home, family and community. Try to solve this test from 1954!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's the first thing you should do when you wake up in the morning, according to Home economics education?
    • A. 

      Open your window

    • B. 

      Make your bed

    • C. 

      Put on your robe

    • D. 

      Brush your teeth

  • 2. 
    How often should you clean your toilet?
    • A. 

      Once a week

    • B. 

      Once a day

    • C. 

      Once a month

    • D. 

      Twice a month

  • 3. 
    How often should you wash your hair?
    • A. 

      Once a week

    • B. 

      Once a day

    • C. 

      Twice a month

    • D. 

      Once a month

  • 4. 
    How would you go about introducing your friend to your parents?
    • A. 

      “Mother, I’d like to introduce you to my friend.” “Friend, this is my mother.” “Father, I’d like to introduce you to my friend.” “Friend, this is my father.”

    • B. 

      “Mother and Father, this is my friend."

    • C. 

      “Friend, I’d like to introduce you to mother and father.”

    • D. 

      "Mother, this is my friend.” “Father, I’d like to introduce you to my friend."

  • 5. 
    Which of the following foods should always be washed before you prepare it?
    • A. 

      Eggs

    • B. 

      Steak

    • C. 

      Chicken

    • D. 

      Fish

  • 6. 
    The order in which you should wash dishes is:
    • A. 

      Silver, glass, china, kitchen utensils

    • B. 

      Glass, silver, china, kitchen utensils

    • C. 

      Kitchen utensils, china, glass, silver

    • D. 

      Kitchen utensils, glass, silver, china

  • 7. 
    How often should you clean your kitchen sink?
    • A. 

      Once a day

    • B. 

      Once a week

    • C. 

      Every time you wash dishes

    • D. 

      Twice a week

  • 8. 
    As the saying goes, table manners tend to match the... what?
    • A. 

      Food

    • B. 

      Guests

    • C. 

      Hostess

    • D. 

      Table

  • 9. 
    What are the three types of table service?
    • A. 

      English, Russian, compromise

    • B. 

      Russian, English, French

    • C. 

      English, French, mélangé

    • D. 

      British, Russian, blended

  • 10. 
    The work a mother does in the home is called:
    • A. 

      Emotional labor

    • B. 

      Labor income

    • C. 

      A natural extension of her God-given talents

    • D. 

      A gift