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The Ultimate Cleaning Things with Bathroom Stuff Quiz
by Staff
Toothpaste may have more uses than just for cleaning your teeth. Learn about all the household uses for toothpaste and other stuff in the bathroom. Take this quiz to see how polished is your knowledge of ways to clean floors, furniture and glassware.

What bathroom product is great to remove scuff marks from floors?

  • toothpaste
  • hair spray
  • bath soap

What kind of toothpaste should you use to remove scuff marks from floors?

  • white toothpaste
  • gel toothpaste
  • neither choice

What cream works well to remove pet stains from carpet?

  • shaving cream
  • moisturizing cream
  • hair conditioning cream

To treat pet stains on carpet, how should you apply the shaving cream?

  • Work into carpet.
  • Rinse and blot.
  • both answers

Use non-gel toothpaste to remove ___________ from vinyl furniture.

  • water stains
  • juice stains
  • oil stains

If the toothpaste does not clean the stained vinyl on the first try, what should you do?

  • Try and try again.
  • Buy a commercial stain remover.
  • Give up.

Cotton swabs may be used to clean ears and what other small spaces?

  • intricate moldings
  • carved designs
  • both answers

How can you cover up tiny glass imperfections?

  • Rub toothpaste on the spot .
  • Rub it out with elbow grease.
  • Cover with a cloth.

What is an easy way to polish the ivory keys on a piano?

  • Polish with toothpaste.
  • Polish with laundry powder.
  • Polish with baking soda.

For an emergency upholstery cleaner use:

  • toothpaste
  • shampoo
  • hair conditioner

Why is wicker popular for beach house décor?

  • casual style
  • durability
  • both answers

What may smooth a jagged piece of wicker?

  • chewing gum
  • emery board
  • clear nail polish

What may happen to a glass vase used for fresh flowers?

  • stained with use
  • scratched
  • pitted

How can you dissolve away glass stains?

  • Use antacid tablets.
  • Use salt.
  • Use baking powder.

What may damage glass?

  • glass
  • plastic
  • rubber