Life Skills-home Management

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Life Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz of basic home maintenance


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What tool would you use to prepare the outside of an old house for painting?
    • A. 

      Level

    • B. 

      Scraper

    • C. 

      Screwdriver

    • D. 

      Yardstick

  • 2. 
    Which one is BEST to use when cleaning the carpet inside a car?
    • A. 

      Broom

    • B. 

      Scouring powder

    • C. 

      Scrub brush

    • D. 

      Vacuum cleaner

  • 3. 
    Which of these housekeeping chores should be done every day?
    • A. 

      Defrost and clean refrigerator

    • B. 

      Dishwashing

    • C. 

      Dusting furniture

    • D. 

      Vacuum and shampoo carpets

  • 4. 
    Sarah has run out of dishwasher soap and needs to run the dishwasher.  What is her BEST option?
    • A. 

      Use laundry soap instead

    • B. 

      Use dish soap instead

    • C. 

      Run it without soap

    • D. 

      Wait until she has more dishwasher soap

  • 5. 
    Which is BEST for making good milkshakes?
    • A. 

      Blender

    • B. 

      Ice cream freezer

    • C. 

      Microwave oven

    • D. 

      Mixer

  • 6. 
    What is MOST likely to happen if you use a metal of foil pan in a microwave oven?
    • A. 

      The food will cook faster.

    • B. 

      The food will get hard.

    • C. 

      The pan may melt.

    • D. 

      The pan will spark and blacken.

  • 7. 
    When opening a clogged sink, it is BEST to first use
    • A. 

      Ammonia.

    • B. 

      A plunger.

    • C. 

      A screwdriver.

    • D. 

      Long pieces of wire.

  • 8. 
    If you live in a mobile home park, you will most likely have
    • A. 

      A garage.

    • B. 

      Lots of privacy.

    • C. 

      Lots of room.

    • D. 

      To pay a monthly fee.

  • 9. 
    Joan likes swimming and being around people, but hates yard work.  She will probably be MOST happy living in which of the following?
    • A. 

      A duplex

    • B. 

      Apartment building or condo

    • C. 

      Large house in the city

    • D. 

      Small house in the country

  • 10. 
    A house needs to be large enough so that each family member has
    • A. 

      A good sized bedroom.

    • B. 

      A recreational area.

    • C. 

      A separate bathroom.

    • D. 

      Some privacy.