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Fashion as Design Week 5 Quiz Answers

Fashion as Design Week 5 Quiz Answers

Fashion as Design Week 5 Quiz Answers

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Practice Exercise 1 Quiz : Lifecycle

Question 1)

Thread made of polyester blended with cotton is recyclable because cotton is biodegradable.

  • True
  • False



Question 2)

Which of the following is true of fast fashion?

  • Its frequency and quantity of new trends encourage ongoing consumption
  • Its low prices are partially enabled by the employment of low-wage workers subject to lax labor standards
  • It refers to the rapid pace at which collections are designed, manufactured, and stocked on store shelves
  • The cotton-synthetic fiber blends often used to produce fast fashion jeans cannot biodegrade
  • All of the above



Question 3)

As of May 2016, what percentage of the four million garment workers employed in Bangladesh were women?

  • 20
  • 40
  • 60
  • 80



Question 4)

In the 1990s, the plaid flannel shirt was brought back into style by which group?

  • Hip hop artists
  • Grunge musicians
  • Basketball players
  • Logging industry workers



Question 5)

What is the definition of greenwashing in fashion?

  • Creating unrecyclable threads by blending synthetic polyester with natural cotton
  • Adopting more sustainable garment production practices, like using natural dyes and 100% cotton fibers
  • Creating a public image of sustainability without actually rectifying exploitative business practices



Question 6)

According to Maxine Bédat, how many times does the average consumer wear an item of clothing before discarding it?

  • 7
  • 11
  • 17
  • 42



Question 7)

In which decade did major department stores begin stocking maternity fashions?

  • 1930s
  • 1910s
  • 1950s
  • 1970s



Question 8)

Wei Hung Chen adapted his Modular Dress for pregnant bodies using: (Select all that apply)

  • Openings in the fabric
  • An elastic waistband
  • Hooks and bars



Question 9)

Mass-produced disposable pads and tampons represent only a fraction of the methods that women have used throughout history to absorb menstrual blood.

  • True
  • False



Question 10)

Which of the following describes Pia Interlandi’s Little Black Death Dress prototype? (Select all that apply)

  • It only uses materials that will not decompose
  • It is a garment designed “to carry one from this world to the next”
  • It uses heat-sensitive material to allow the bereaved an opportunity to leave their handprint upon the shrouded body
  • All of the above