Do You Know The Facts About Household Appliances?

Ovens, refrigerators, washing machines...we're used to our appliances, but what do we know about them? Take this quiz to test your household appliance knowledge!
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The first household fridges were introduced in...
1879
1927
1956
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The first household washing mahine was called the...
Roman
Thor
Warrior
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The microwave was invented in...
1901
1976
1946
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"Kettle" comes from the word...
Catcher
Cauldron
Kitchen
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The electric iron was invented in...
New York
Suffolk
Boston
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Before refrigerators, ___________ were a luxury.
Eggs
Frozen foods
Juices
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Before the electric refrigerator, there was the...
Mini freezer
Ice box
Mini fridge
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Gas stoves were first invented in the...
1912
1850s
1930s
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The blender was first used to make...
Cream
Fountain drinks
Baby food
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The first food to be cooked in a microwave was...
Pizza
Chicken
Popcorn
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Early dryers were named...
Clothing heaters
Ventilators
Electric racks
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The first vaccum cleaners came with a...
Hand cranks
Rolling ball
Curtain cleaner
Result
You use household appliances, but don't know how they evolved. That's okay - as long as they get the job done!

C+, Not So Technical

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You know some facts about the appliances you use daily. Good for you!

B+, Good Housekeeping

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You know a lot about the appliances that you use each day. It's great to see we're making progress!

A+, Appliance Wiz

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1
The first household fridges were introduced in...
1879
1927
1956
2
The first household washing mahine was called the...
Roman
Thor
Warrior
3
The microwave was invented in...
1901
1976
1946
4
"Kettle" comes from the word...
Catcher
Cauldron
Kitchen
5
The electric iron was invented in...
New York
Suffolk
Boston
6
Before refrigerators, ___________ were a luxury.
Eggs
Frozen foods
Juices
7
Before the electric refrigerator, there was the...
Mini freezer
Ice box
Mini fridge
8
Gas stoves were first invented in the...
1912
1850s
1930s
9
The blender was first used to make...
Cream
Fountain drinks
Baby food
10
The first food to be cooked in a microwave was...
Pizza
Chicken
Popcorn
11
Early dryers were named...
Clothing heaters
Ventilators
Electric racks
12
The first vaccum cleaners came with a...
Hand cranks
Rolling ball
Curtain cleaner