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Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

This test was so fun, esp. since this was my era.  The photos - which are a hoot and more fun even than the quiz - brought back many memories.  Aprons! LOL Smiley Happy

 

Have fun!

 

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

Yikes!!!  ----   "or a cloth which may be burned afterwards.” 

 

What fun! 

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

I think our priorities have changed since the 1950s, never to return.  We could use a few of those niceties today. 

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

I would have barely passed....I guessed at the left left right right questions.  OMG hilarious @Pearley!

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

@Pearley  -  That was a fun test; I would have flunked!Woman LOL  What woman washes her hair only twice a month???  You're right, the pictures were funny.

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?


MickD wrote:

I would have barely passed....I guessed at the left left right right questions.  OMG hilarious @Pearley!


@MickD  Well not so funny, because I remember it and it was all true!  Yikes!

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

After the first two questions, I knew I was doomed to flunk the class!  Woman LOL

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@Pearley I thought putting on a robe was the first thing to do in the am......wrong!  I was trying to think June Cleaver - ish!

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

No.  But then again, could any of the women pictured change the oil and/or battery in a Dodge Ram pickup truck?  I can!

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Re: Could You Pass A 1954 Home Economics Class?

My how things have changed!  

 

The question about washing hair seemed like a trick question. I answered once a week ,but the correct answer was twice a month, but sooner if it gets dirty.  What???

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