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Quiz: How to Prevent Automotive Rust
by Staff
Preventing automotive rust can be tricky. How knowledgeable are you when it comes to preventing automotive rust? Take this quiz and find out!

True or False? Rust is unattractive but doesn't really cause damage to your vehicle.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? Rust is iron oxide.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? To create rust, two factors must be present: and anode and a cathode.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? A cathode is a piece of metal that will readily release electrons under the right circumstances.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? Cathodes are metals that will accept electrons.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? Anodes are liquids that facilitate the movement of electrons.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which of the following statements is true?

  • Very few points on your car are susceptible to rust.
  • Several points on your car are susceptible to rust.
  • neither of the above

True or False? Salt water accelerates rusting.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? Cars in harsher environments or near oceans may be more susceptible to rust than cars in dry regions.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

True or False? Regular washes and wax jobs can protect your car from rust.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE