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The Ultimate Cleaning Windows and Mirrors Quiz
by Staff
It can be very frustrating to finish cleaning your windows or mirrors, only to find that they are already marked with lint and streaks. This is made worse when you think about the money you have spent on special glass cleaners. Take this quiz to learn a few simple tips that will have your windows looking crystal clear and save money.

What is the problem with the glass cleaning products you buy in the stores?

  • They leave streaks.
  • They are hard to find.
  • They can cause burns.

To make your own window-cleaning solution, mix _______, rubbing alcohol and dishwashing liquid.

  • methylated spirits
  • acetone
  • ammonia

What sort of cloth should you use to clean windows?

  • newspaper
  • terrycloth
  • cotton

What sort of sponge can you use to clean a window or mirror?

  • a dish sponge
  • newspaper
  • old shirts

What precaution do you need to take when dipping newspaper into window cleaner?

  • Wear rubber gloves.
  • Wear safety goggles.
  • Ensure the mixture is away from appliances.

Which of the following items is another good window cleaner?

  • a toothbrush
  • cotton buds
  • coffee filters

Think of the items you would have kept in your pencil case at school. Which of them could you use to add extra shine to your windows?

  • a pencil
  • an eraser
  • scissors

At what point in the window-cleaning process should you use an eraser?

  • before washing
  • after washing but before drying
  • after washing and drying

At what time of day should you clean windows?

  • when the sun is shining on the window
  • when the sun is shining away from the window
  • at night time

What sort of weather should you avoid if you want to clean your windows?

  • wind
  • snow
  • rain