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A carpet is a floor covering made of textile used for a number of purposes. Carpets are almost found everywhere and have no limit in its use. Carpets are also of various types, different in style, size, texture or colour. What do you know about carpets? Take our quiz to find out how much you know!


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  • 1. 

    What are carpets traditionally made up of? 

    • A.

      Wool

    • B.

      Lime 

    • C.

      Pile 

    • D.

      Textile 

    Correct Answer
    A. Wool
    Explanation
    Carpets are traditionally made up of wool. Wool is a natural fiber that is known for its durability, softness, and ability to hold color well. It has been used for centuries in carpet making due to its excellent insulation properties and resistance to stains and dirt. Wool carpets are also known for their luxurious feel and can add warmth and comfort to any space.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these is not among places carpets can be found? 

    • A.

      Homes 

    • B.

      Office 

    • C.

      Air 

    • D.

      Schools 

    Correct Answer
    C. Air 
    Explanation
    Carpets can be found in homes, offices, and schools, but they are not typically found in the air. Carpets are usually installed on the floor and are not designed to be suspended in the air. Therefore, the correct answer is "Air."

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  • 3. 

    How many basic types of carpet fiber exist? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    D. 4
    Explanation
    There are four basic types of carpet fiber.

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  • 4. 

    Which of these is not a carpet fiber type? 

    • A.

      Nylon 

    • B.

      Polyester 

    • C.

      Olefin 

    • D.

      Texture 

    Correct Answer
    D. Texture 
    Explanation
    The question is asking for the carpet fiber type that is not listed among the options. The options provided are Nylon, Polyester, Olefin, and Texture. While Nylon, Polyester, and Olefin are all carpet fiber types, Texture is not a carpet fiber type. Texture refers to the surface appearance or feel of the carpet, rather than the actual fiber material. Therefore, Texture is the correct answer as it is not a carpet fiber type.

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  • 5. 

    What is a carpet type that offers high moisture made of? 

    • A.

      Olefin 

    • B.

      Textile 

    • C.

      Texture 

    • D.

      Mass 

    Correct Answer
    A. Olefin 
    Explanation
    Olefin is a carpet type that offers high moisture resistance. It is a synthetic fiber that is known for its ability to repel moisture and resist stains. Olefin carpets are often used in areas with high moisture levels, such as basements or bathrooms, as they are less likely to absorb water and develop mold or mildew.

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  • 6. 

    What is a carpet type that offers high moisture made of? 

    • A.

      Olefin 

    • B.

      Nylon 

    • C.

      Wool 

    • D.

      Polish 

    Correct Answer
    C. Wool 
    Explanation
    Wool is a carpet type that offers high moisture resistance. Wool fibers naturally repel moisture, making it a suitable choice for areas with high humidity or moisture levels. It has the ability to absorb and release moisture without feeling damp, maintaining a comfortable and dry environment. Additionally, wool carpets are durable and have excellent insulating properties, making them a popular choice for both residential and commercial settings.

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  • 7. 

    What terminology is given to the types of carpet fiber being tightly packed? 

    • A.

      Density 

    • B.

      Mass 

    • C.

      Polish 

    • D.

      Texture 

    Correct Answer
    A. Density 
    Explanation
    Density is the correct answer because it refers to the measure of how closely packed the fibers are in a carpet. A higher density means that there are more fibers per square inch, resulting in a more durable and resilient carpet.

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  • 8. 

    How many types of carpet texture primarily exist? 

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    B. 3
    Explanation
    There are primarily three types of carpet texture. The options provided are 2, 3, 4, and 6. Since the correct answer is 3, it suggests that out of the given options, there are three types of carpet texture.

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  • 9. 

    What French word does the carpet originate from? 

    • A.

      Carpite

    • B.

      Carpit

    • C.

      Carpert

    • D.

      Carropt

    Correct Answer
    A. Carpite
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Carpite." The word "carpet" originates from the French word "carpite." This word refers to a heavy fabric that is used to cover the floor. Over time, the pronunciation and spelling of the word evolved into "carpet" in English.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these is not a type of carpet? 

    • A.

      Woven 

    • B.

      Needle-felt 

    • C.

      Knotted 

    • D.

      Mass

    Correct Answer
    D. Mass
    Explanation
    The term "mass" does not refer to a type of carpet. Woven, needle-felt, and knotted are all valid types of carpets. However, "mass" does not fit into any recognized category of carpet types.

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