Section 11.3—quiz: Carpet Maintenance

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Section 11. 3—Quiz: Carpet Maintenance


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following carpeted areas of a hotel is the least likely to encounter heavy soiling?
    • A. 

      High-traffic public areas

    • B. 

      Track-off areas by entrances

    • C. 

      Funnel areas by elevators

    • D. 

      Guestroom areas

  • 2. 
    Cleaning schedules for carpeted areas of a hotel should be based on:
    • A. 

      Availability of trained staff.

    • B. 

      The amount of traffic in each area.

    • C. 

      The degree of pile distortion in each area.

    • D. 

      The type of carpet in each area.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following statements about carpet spot and stain removal is false?
    • A. 

      Vigorous rubbing is needed to remove most spots and stains.

    • B. 

      Whenever possible, a wet vacuum should be used to pick up large wet spills.

    • C. 

      Identifying the source of a spot or stain helps in the removal process.

    • D. 

      Spot and stain removal methods vary by type of carpet.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not an advantage to implementing a regular cleaning schedule?
    • A. 

      Housekeepers can accurately forecast monthly and yearly cleaning costs.

    • B. 

      Housekeepers can accurately forecast the number of rooms that will need to be placed on out-of-order status throughout the year.

    • C. 

      Regular maintenance will prevent major problems and extend the life of the carpet.

    • D. 

      A schedule allows the executive housekeeper to budget time for other major department projects.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not typically useful for preventive carpet maintenance?
    • A. 

      Mats and runners

    • B. 

      Carpet tiles

    • C. 

      Carpet dyes

    • D. 

      Furniture glides

  • 6. 
    For each of the following areas, list whether it would be a high traffic, medium traffic, or low traffic area. Lobby
    • A. 

      High traffic

    • B. 

      Medium Traffic

    • C. 

      Low traffic

  • 7. 
    Guestroom
    • A. 

      High traffic

    • B. 

      Medium traffic

    • C. 

      Low traffic

  • 8. 
    General manager’s office
    • A. 

      Low traffic

    • B. 

      High traffic

    • C. 

      Medium Traffic

  • 9. 
    Security office
    • A. 

      Low traffic

    • B. 

      High traffic

    • C. 

      Medium traffic

  • 10. 
    Meeting room
    • A. 

      Low traffic

    • B. 

      Medium traffic

    • C. 

      High traffic