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Questions Part 13 to 15

Test Questions for Curtain and Drapery Ecourse Parts 13 – 15

48. How do you make a long narrow window appear wider using curtains?

a. just use one curtain only on a rod

b. use a curtain track at the top of the window frame, add a deep valance to lower the height of the window, the extend the track wider than the normal allowance of a stack back to the sides and keep the curtains held back off the window.

c. use a curtain track at the ceiling height, the extend the track wider than the normal allowance of a stack back to the sides and don’t use tiebacks.

d. use a roman blind

49. One option for making a short wide window look taller is to?

a. use micro blinds

b. use a roman blind

c. use cafe curtains

d. use a portiere

50. If you have different shaped windows on a single wall with one being a small window, you should treat them as a single window.

A. True

b. False

51. The best window treatments for Jalousie windows are?

a. festoon blinds

b.full length curtains

c. portieres

d. none of the above as they are best to be left uncovered to let the air flow through

52.Double hung windows are the latest craze in new home windows.

a. True

b. False

53. The out swinging casement window can use any kind of window treatment, it is the most versatile window.

a. True

b. False – it can only use sheers and nets

54. What is a “safe way” to choose a fabric color for curtains?

a. use the same color as the wall

b. use a color one tone either side – lighter or darker than the wall color

c. use the carpet color

d. use the ceiling color

55. Why does having a patterned fabric require more fabric for curtains than a plain color fabric?

a. because it is more expensive to print

b. because it has more colors and takes longer to make

c. because it has a pattern repeat and you have to match the pattern across the curtain requiring more fabric

d. it doesn’t it takes the same amount of fabric

56. Which type of striped fabric makes a room appear taller?

a. vertical

b. horizontal

c. diagonal

d. checked

57. Which type of striped fabric makes a room appear wider?

a. vertical

b. horizontal

c. diagonal

d. checked

58. What is curtain fabric’s worst enemy?

a. the cat!

b. UV light

c. the moonlight

d. none of the above

59. Which fabrics are more suitable to tab top, curtains?

a. heavy velvet, damasks, jacquards

b. lightweight cottons, sheers, voiles, nets, silks, calico,

c. both a and b

d. none. of the above

60. What is the importance of the heading of the curtain in terms of design?

a. it doesn’t really have any importance

b. it has a strong importance on the amount of fabric required

c. it is vitally important as it dictates the style or look of the curtain

d. both b and c

61. Why is it important to read labels of fabrics?

a. to get the price

b. to find out what the fabric is made of, it’s wear rating, flame retardantcy, green star rating

c. it’s not, just choose what looks good!

d. none of the above

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