The Ultimate Repelling Indoor Insect Invasions Quiz
by Staff
Looking for a way to end an indoor insect invasions or to persuade unwanted vermin to move out? Learn some easy ways to control rodent and insect problems in your home.

What spice's smell causes ants to scurry away?

  • ground cinnamon
  • ground cumin
  • ground pepper

To deter ants, how should you apply ground cinnamon?

  • sprinkle around points of entry
  • anywhere you see ants
  • both answers

With what can you defend your sweets from red ants?

  • fresh sage
  • fresh rosemary
  • fresh parsley

Other than fresh sage, what else may deter red ants from getting into your sugar?

  • dried sage
  • dried parsley
  • dried thyme

What condiment may prevent mice?

  • ketchup
  • hot sauce
  • mustard

To prevent mice, what kind of dishwashing liquid should you use in the hot sauce mixture?

  • with antibacterial agents
  • without antibacterial agents
  • lemon scented

What is a weevil?

  • rodent
  • insect
  • bird

How may you prevent weevils from getting into your flour?

  • dried chili pepper
  • cinnamon
  • ground black pepper

What may you use cucumber peels for?

  • repel cockroaches
  • repel ants
  • repel rodents

Using cucumber peels, how long may it take to repel cockroaches?

  • one night
  • three nights
  • thirty nights

What laundry booster may be used to kill ants and roaches?

  • borax
  • bleach
  • detergent

To entice ants and roaches, what should you mix with borax to make a toxic snack?

  • jam
  • tomato paste
  • mustard

What are mealworms?

  • worm
  • larva
  • beetle

In your kitchen, where may you find mealworms?

  • pasta
  • rice
  • both answers

How can you prevent mealworms?

  • sugar-free spearmint chewing gum
  • bubble gum
  • chocolate

Bowls of undiluted peppermint oil may discourage what pests?

  • ants
  • roaches
  • both answers

Other than discouraging vermin, how else may peppermint oil be used?

  • deters mildew growth
  • air freshener
  • air humidifier

What tree leaves may be used to prevent ants?

  • bay trees
  • oak trees
  • orange trees

Other than apple pie, what may you use cloves for?

  • get rid of ants
  • get rid of roaches
  • both answers

If you hear scurrying in the walls at night, what may this indicate?

  • cayenne pepper
  • white pepper
  • black pepper