Chapter 1 - History & Career Opportunities ( Milady )

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By the end of this test you’re going be feeling confident to take your state board! This test is more based on History & Career. Total questions =30


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Kohl makeup was NOT used in Ancient Egypt to ?
    • A. 

      Stain the nails before battle

    • B. 

      Heavily line the eyes

    • C. 

      Protect the eyes from sun glare

    • D. 

      Alleviate eye inflammationn

  • 2. 
    What term was coined by beauty legend Noel DiCaprio in the late 1980s?
    • A. 

      Appearance Enhancement

    • B. 

      Day Spa

    • C. 

      Cold Waving

    • D. 

      Cosmetology

  • 3. 
    It has been clear from the earliest images of African people that their ____ was a preeminent reflection of the state of their well-being & existence in the world?
    • A. 

      Hair

    • B. 

      Nail Length

    • C. 

      Nail Color

    • D. 

      Teeth

  • 4. 
    Who marketed the first nail polish ?
    • A. 

      Vidal Sassoon

    • B. 

      Max Factor

    • C. 

      Charles Revson

    • D. 

      Ralph Evans

  • 5. 
    Which term encompasses the broad range of specialty areas including Hairstyling, Nail Technology & Esthetics?
    • A. 

      Ergonomics

    • B. 

      Styling

    • C. 

      Cosmetology

    • D. 

      Aromatherapy

  • 6. 
    Which of these people does NOT work for a salon ?
    • A. 

      Manufacturer Educator

    • B. 

      Artistic Director

    • C. 

      Texture Specialist

    • D. 

      Haircutting Specialist

  • 7. 
    Which person establishes the standard for a salon or manufacturer's image ?
    • A. 

      Cosmetology Instructor

    • B. 

      Creative Director

    • C. 

      Education Director 

    • D. 

      Artistic Director 

  • 8. 
    In Ancient Rome, middle-class women colored their hair ?
    • A. 

      Blond

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Brown

    • D. 

      Red

  • 9. 
    Which Ancient culture was the first to cultivate beauty in an extravagant fashion ?
    • A. 

      Chinese

    • B. 

      Egyptian

    • C. 

      Greek

    • D. 

      Roman

  • 10. 
    To become a Creative Director, you MUST have at least ______ years of experience as a hairdresser ?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      3

  • 11. 
    To be an Education Director, you MUST have at least ______ of experience as a cosmetologist ?
    • A. 

      1yr

    • B. 

      5yrs

    • C. 

      8yrs

    • D. 

      10yrs

  • 12. 
    Today, Cosmetologists frequently specialize in ?
    • A. 

      Medical-Aesthetic Services

    • B. 

      Haircutting

    • C. 

      Artificial Nail Enhancements

    • D. 

      Esthetic Services

  • 13. 
    Ancient Egyptian men & women practiced a form of nail care by staining their nails Red using ?
    • A. 

      Tree Bark

    • B. 

      Plant Blossoms

    • C. 

      Ground Galena

    • D. 

      Henna

  • 14. 
    The period during which Western civilization made the transition from medieval to modern history was called the ?
    • A. 

      Golden Age

    • B. 

      Middle Age

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Chou Dynasty

  • 15. 
    Who invented the machine that supplied electrical current to metal rods around which hair strands were wrapped during the waving process? 
    • A. 

      Charles Nessler

    • B. 

      Francois Marcel

    • C. 

      Jean Harlow

    • D. 

      Madame C.J. Walker

  • 16. 
    Cosmetic implements used at the dawn of history were shaped from all of the following EXCEPT ?
    • A. 

      Bone

    • B. 

      Oyster Shells

    • C. 

      Tree Bark

    • D. 

      Sharpened Flints

  • 17. 
    During the Golden Age of Greece, women ground cinnabar to produce coloring for?
    • A. 

      Cheeks & Lips

    • B. 

      Hands & Feet

    • C. 

      Eyes & Ears

    • D. 

      Nails & Hair

  • 18. 
    A(n) _____ provides salon with information about new products, trends & techniques
    • A. 

      Creative Director

    • B. 

      Haircutting Specialist

    • C. 

      Distributor Sales Consultant

    • D. 

      Artistic Director

  • 19. 
    During the Chou Dynasty in China, ONLY royals were allowed to ?
    • A. 

      Stain their nails gold

    • B. 

      Wear any form of facial makeup

    • C. 

      Trim their nails

    • D. 

      Cut their hair below their shoulder

  • 20. 
    Farouk Shami invented the world's first ammonia-free haircolor in the ?
    • A. 

      1960s

    • B. 

      1980s

    • C. 

      1970s

    • D. 

      1940s

  • 21. 
    In 1908, __________ began selling makeup that was popular with movie stars because it didn't cake or crack under hot studio lights.
    • A. 

      Max Factor

    • B. 

      Madame C.J. Walker

    • C. 

      Marcel Grateau

    • D. 

      Charles Nessler

  • 22. 
    Continuing Education is NOT typically used to ?
    • A. 

      Update skill sets

    • B. 

      Satisfy licensing requirements

    • C. 

      Further your career

    • D. 

      Introduce you to the field of Cosmetology

  • 23. 
    Who invented the first curling iron ?
    • A. 

      Arnold F. Willatt

    • B. 

      Lawrence Gelb

    • C. 

      Ralph L. Evans & Everett G. McDonough

    • D. 

      Marcel Grateau

  • 24. 
    Which term refers to the variety of permanent waving & straightening services available for various hair types & conditions ?
    • A. 

      Cold Waving

    • B. 

      Haircolor Specialist

    • C. 

      Croquignole

    • D. 

      Texture Services

  • 25. 
    The process of steam distillation was refined by ?
    • A. 

      Charles Revson

    • B. 

      Vidal Sassoon

    • C. 

      Arnold Willatt

    • D. 

      Avicenna

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