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Only A Real Adult Will Get At Least 6/9 On This Laundry Quiz

Or do you just take it to your mum's house and leave it with her?

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  1. What does this symbol mean?

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    Wash at 60 degrees
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Wash on the highest spin setting
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Machine wash delicate
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Wash twice
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means you should machine wash the garment on the delicate setting.

    It means you should machine wash the garment on the delicate setting.
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  2. What does this symbol mean?

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means the garment is handwash only.

    It means the garment is handwash only.
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  3. What does this symbol mean?

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    Do not tumble dry
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Do not dry clean
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dry clean only
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    Incorrect
    Do not wash
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means you shouldn't tumble dry the garment.

    It means you shouldn't tumble dry the garment.
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  4. How should you wash a cashmere jumper?
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    Stick it in the washing machine with similar colours
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    Incorrect
    Dry clean only
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Handwash at a cool temperature
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    Incorrect
    Give it to your mum to wash
  5. What does this symbol mean?

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    Machine wash
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dry clean
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drip dry
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dry flat
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means you should dry the garment flat.

    It means you should dry the garment flat.
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  6. What does this symbol mean?

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    Machine wash
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Machine wash at a low temperature
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dry clean
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Bleach if needed
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means you should dry clean the garment.

    It means you should dry clean the garment.
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  7. Why should you dry chunky jumpers flat?
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    So they don't stretch out and lose shape
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    Incorrect
    So the dye in it won't run
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    Incorrect
    Because your mum will get annoyed if you don't
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Trick question, you shouldn't
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    You should dry them flat because they will stretch out if you hang them up.

  8. What does this symbol mean?

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    Iron
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    Incorrect
    Iron at a low temperature
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    Incorrect
    Do not iron
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    Incorrect
    Get an iron with a nice polka dot pattern — it'll make doing chores less of a drag
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It means you should iron the garment at a low temperature.

    It means you should iron the garment at a low temperature.
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  9. What should you do to wash a blood stain out?
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    Soak the garment in warm, soapy water
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    Incorrect
    Soak the garment in cold water
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Take it to the dry cleaners
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    Incorrect
    Burn it and flee the country
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Blood comes out easily in cold water as long as the stain hasn't dried entirely.

    There is no need to sacrifice nice pairs of underwear to your wrathful period.

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