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What is a bucket made of?

June 26, 2015 by admin

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23
F31
What is a bucket made of?
F31
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
PLASTIC
METAL
WOOD
GALVANIZED
STEEL
WOODEN
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12
3
2
1
1

What do you call an ordinary sewing pin?

June 26, 2015 by admin

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41
F46b
What do you call an ordinary sewing pin?
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
STICK PIN
STRAIGHT PIN
PIN
SEWING PIN
NEEDLE
STRAIGHT NEEDLE
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7
5
2
1
1

Talking about a sudden flood in the cellar, you might say, "A water pipe must have ________."

June 26, 2015 by admin

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24
F32
Talking about a sudden flood in the cellar, you might say, "A water pipe must have ________."
F32
None
TRUE
BURST
BROKEN
SPRUNG A LEAK
BUSTED
BROKE
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4
4
3
2

What do you call the wire or rubber device with a handle, that is used to kill flies?

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
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F47
What do you call the wire or rubber device with a handle, that is used to kill flies?
F47
None
TRUE
FLY SWATTER
FLIEGE PLETCHER
FLY SWATER
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1
1

A small tool that you hold in one hand, with 'jaws' for gripping things:

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
25
F33
A small tool that you hold in one hand, with 'jaws' for gripping things:
F33
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
PLIERS
PAIR OF PLIERS
VISE GRIPS
PLIARS
PLIER
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4
4
1
1

What do you call pages of writing paper glued together at the top with a cardboard back?

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
43
F48a
What do you call pages of writing paper glued together at the top with a cardboard back?
F48
None
FALSE
This question was recoded; it can be compared to the 1965-70 question F48.
TABLET
NOTEPAD
LEGAL PAD
PAD OF PAPER
YELLOW PAD
PAD
STICKY NOTES
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5
3
3
3
2
1

The wooden crosspieces that you put your feet on when you go up a ladder:

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
28
F34
The wooden crosspieces that you put your feet on when you go up a ladder:
F34
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
RUNGS
STEPS
RUNG
STAIRS
TREADS
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7
1
1
1

At the grocery store, the cashier will put your purchases in a(n) ________ .

June 26, 2015 by admin

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F48b
At the grocery store, the cashier will put your purchases in a(n) ________ .
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
BAG
PAPER BAG
PLASTIC BAG
GROCERY BAG
BROWN PAPER BAG
REUSABLE BAG
SACK
SHOPPING BAG
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6
5
4
1
1
1
1

A small broom that you hold in one hand, and use it in places that are hard to get at:

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
29
F35
A small broom that you hold in one hand, and use it in places that are hard to get at:
F35
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
WHISK BROOM
WISK BROOM
BRUSH
DUST BROOM
HAND BROOM
BRUSH BROOM
WISK
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5
3
3
3
1
1

What do you call the commercial business where you go to wash your clothes?

June 26, 2015 by admin

6
45
F48c
What do you call the commercial business where you go to wash your clothes?
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
LAUNDROMAT
DRY CLEANER
LAUDROMAT
LAUNDERAMA
LAUNDRY MAT
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1
1
1
1
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