Ultimate Carpet Quiz

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 366

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Carpet Quizzes & Trivia

As part of interior decoration, carpets have been used for a long time now. How well do you take care of your carpet? Find out how to do this and more below. All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    During a busy dinner period, a busperson dropped a tray with four full pitchers of water. Which of the following carpet problems could result if the spill is not attended to promptly?
    • A. 

      Pile distortion

    • B. 

      Fading

    • C. 

      Wicking

    • D. 

      Pilling

  • 2. 
    Which of the following carpet problems is commonly experienced with new carpeting and will eventually disappear with routine but frequent vacuuming?
    • A. 

      Pile distortion

    • B. 

      Fading

    • C. 

      Wicking

    • D. 

      Shedding

  • 3. 
    Which of the following carpet problems is caused by sunlight, wear, cleaning, and natural aging of the carpet?
    • A. 

      Shading

    • B. 

      Fading

    • C. 

      Pilling

    • D. 

      Pile distortion

  • 4. 
    Which of the following carpet problems results when carpet fibers become twisted, pilled, crushed, or flared due to heavy traffic or improper cleaning?
    • A. 

      Shading

    • B. 

      Wicking

    • C. 

      Pile distortion

    • D. 

      Shedding

  • 5. 
    Which of the following statements about common carpet problems is true?
    • A. 

      Proper cleaning procedures that avoid overwetting the carpet can help prevent shedding.

    • B. 

      Carpets made with natural fibers are especially prone to mildew.

    • C. 

      A pile lifter or carpet rake is used to prevent wicking.

    • D. 

      Carpeting in heavy traffic areas is especially prone to shading.

  • 6. 
    Pilling is another name for wicking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Pilling can be removed by heavy vacuuming.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A pile driver can help to eliminate pile distortion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Proper cleaning procedures can help prevent mildew.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False