Today's appliances use less energy than their predecessors and you'll save money on energy and water by purchasing them. Use the Energy Guide and ENERGY STAR labels to help you make an informed purchase. Take this quiz to find out how to buy the right energy-saving appliance.
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How do you know whether a product is recommended by the Energy Guide?
Question 2 of 20
Who requires the Energy Guide label?
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What information is provided by the Energy Guide label?
Question 4 of 20
Which agency is responsible for the ENERGY STAR program?
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What products may have an ENERGY STAR rating?
Question 6 of 20
What should you keep in mind when shopping for a new home appliance?
Question 7 of 20
What appliance is the biggest user of energy?
Question 8 of 20
What is the average yearly energy cost of an older and less energy efficient refrigerator?
Question 9 of 20
What type of refrigerator is more efficient?
Question 10 of 20
Why won't you find clothes dryers in the ENERGY STAR database?
Question 11 of 20
How much less water does a dishwasher use than hand washing?
Question 12 of 20
How should you fill your dishwasher so it will operate the most efficiently?
Question 13 of 20
What dishwashing selection may save energy?
Question 14 of 20
Where should you place your dishwasher?
Question 15 of 20
What feature causes the dryer to automatically turn off?
Question 16 of 20
What is the most eco-friendly way to dry clothes?
Question 17 of 20
Which one of these appliances uses the least energy?
Question 18 of 20
What easy do-it-yourself maintenance task may help your dryer to run more efficiently?
Question 19 of 20
What may make your washing machine work harder?
Question 20 of 20