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Family And Consumer Science

Subject : literacy
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. When does a child become afraid of strangers?






2. How do you remove stains?






3. Cannot be thrown into a washing machine.






4. A number given to you that judges how much of a credit risk you may be






5. A schedule that shows how much payment you have left to make & and how much of that money goes to interest.






6. Provides structure






7. Amount of income after taxes. Also known as take-home pay.






8. This condition happens when there are too few red blood cells and the iron is low.






9. This is the ability to both understand and use language






10. Special features adding to value.






11. Inexpensive but strong and durable. Hydrophilic.






12. The ability to interact with others & help themselves and use self-control.






13. Adds Flavor






14. What are firemen uniforms made out of?






15. A form of bias against the elderly based on stereotypes.






16. Soft & wool-like & wrinkle resistant & light weight.






17. The crosswise yarns on a loom






18. Children from one to 3 years old.






19. ___ cups = 1 pint






20. To cover a food with a liquid then gently simmer for a short amount of time.






21. This fiber is a synthetic fiber and could be argued as a natural fiber.






22. This fiber is a synthetic fiber and could be argued as a natural fiber.






23. A fee charged by a bank if you take out more money than is in your account.






24. Excellent elasticity; Stronger and more durable than rubber; light-weight.






25. Very strong; Resilient; dries quickly & lustrous






26. Very strong; Resilient; dries quickly & lustrous






27. What is the symbol for drip dry?






28. Income before taxes






29. Helps increase volume - makes product rise.






30. Iron makes this. It is present in red blood cells.






31. Putting a fruit or vegetable together in boiling water for 1-2 minutes & and then putting them in ice cold water.






32. To cook until the sugar in the food browns; brings out the sweetness in the food.






33. Tough protein material that forms connective tissue and holds muscle fibers together.






34. Iron makes this. It is present in red blood cells.






35. People over 65 years of age






36. Absorbs water. (Term)






37. Card with built in computer chip that stores money






38. A form of bias against the elderly based on stereotypes.






39. Soft & Drapeable & Dries quickly & resistant to shrinking.






40. People over 65 years of age






41. The ability to learn and solve problems.






42. Bulletproof; Exceptional Strength & Exceptional Heat Resistance & Non-absorbent.






43. Hydrophobic






44. ____ T = 1/4 cup






45. Adds Flavor






46. The ability to use small muscles.






47. Soft & wool-like & wrinkle resistant & light weight.






48. A disease that lasts a long time






49. The crosswise yarns on a loom






50. A disease that lasts a long time