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The Ultimate Concrete or Granite Countertop Quiz
by Staff
If you think kitchen counter tops are just for chopping vegetables, you're mistaken. Today's countertops are not only a critical design element of any new kitchen, but also a status symbol. If you're in the market for new countertops, take our quiz to see which countertop material is right for your image: concrete or granite.

Which type of kitchen countertop is considered "top of the line?"

  • laminate
  • granite
  • acrylic

Which "old" and mundane material has taken on a new identity as a luxurious kitchen countertop?

  • concrete
  • glass
  • clay

The beauty of granite comes from its _____ quality.

  • natural
  • artificial
  • fake

How are concrete countertops created?

  • They are made with a mold.
  • They are cut from slabs.
  • They are cut from huge blocks.

_____ are used to protect kitchen countertops from stains and damage.

  • Dealers
  • Healers
  • Sealers

Which color countertop is most likely to show scratches?

  • white
  • beige
  • black

How much do concrete and granite countertops weigh?

  • 10 pounds (4.53 kilograms) per square foot
  • 20 pounds (9.07 kilograms) per square foot
  • 30 pounds (13.6 kilograms) per square foot

What options are there for kitchen countertop materials besides granite or concrete?

  • stainless steel
  • engineered stone
  • both of the above

Which kitchen countertop material is "greenest?'

  • bamboo
  • granite
  • concrete

How much do granite and concrete kitchen countertops cost including installation?

  • $10 to $50 per square foot
  • $50 to $100 per square foot
  • $100 to $150 per square foot