You or someone you know probably have Formica in your bathroom or kitchen. Are you interested to know more about this widespread material? By taking this quiz you can see what you know about how Formica was created and how to repair your Formica countertops.
Question 1 of 15
When was Formica invented?
Question 2 of 15
What was Formica made to replace?
Question 3 of 15
Which famous ship used laminates from Formica?
Question 4 of 15
How did Formica contribute to the war effort during World War II?
Question 5 of 15
What is Formica made from?
Question 6 of 15
What is the paper soaked in?
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What is the maximum pressure applied to the stacks of resin-soaked paper to bond them together?
Question 8 of 15
What is done to the laminate to allow it to be easily glued?
Question 9 of 15
What is laminate repair paste used for?
Question 10 of 15
What should you use to clean the countertop before doing repairs?
Question 11 of 15
What is the problem with using countertop polish?
Question 12 of 15
What is contact cement used for?
Question 13 of 15
When repainting Formica, what factors affect how long the process will take?
Question 14 of 15
After cleaning and sanding your counter, what else do you need to do before painting the countertop?
Question 15 of 15