Quiz: Can You Identify All of These Items Women Have Used Throughout History?
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Can You Identify All of These Items Women Have Used Throughout History?
By: Jacqueline Samaroo
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About This Quiz

Step into our time machine! Here's a fascinating look back at the history of women's fashion, accessories, and household items.

As far as fashion goes, there have been periods in history devoted to certain styles. The 1920s is a good example of this. Its distinctive style was closely related to the feeling of liberation expressed by most women. Can you picture those iconic dresses and those hats which went oh so well with their popular bob hairstyle? We're positive it will all come back to you once you begin the quiz!

Household items have gone through some of the biggest changes, thanks to the convenience of electrical appliances. Laundry day, for instance, used to call for some very interesting washing aids. Truth be told, they did a pretty decent job of getting clothes clean ... you just had to add a generous amount of elbow grease! Do you know which items we're hinting at? Let's see if you can "clean up" by getting all of them right in the quiz!

Looking back, it's quite clear that women have come a long way! How far do you think you can go in identifying the female-related items in this quiz? Stop spinning your wheels - take the quiz now and find out!

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Can you name this once-popular item of clothing?
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Do you know the name of the sassy footwear shown here?
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Can you identify this little item used for keeping your cool?
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Can you recall the name of this headdress from yesteryear?
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Do you know the “ringing” name of these pants?
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Which once-used baking implement is shown here?
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What is the name of the fashion fad from decades ago shown here?
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Do you know the name of the thread-making tool in this image?
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What is the name of the high-strutting footwear shown in this picture?
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Which past item of clothing is this?
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Which item used to carry kitchen waste is shown here?
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Which arm covering is shown here?
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Which form of stylish headdress is shown in this image?
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Can you identify the laundry aid shown here?
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Do you know the name of this once-popular style of footwear?
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Do you know the name of this item from yesteryear?
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Which once essential kitchen implement is this?
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Do you know the name of these decorative items?
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Which laundry aid from the past is shown in this picture?
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Which undergarment framework is shown here?
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Can you name this common lighting gadget from years ago?
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Do you know what these hip-shaping undergarments were called?
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What are the names of these tools found in most kitchens of yesteryear?
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Can you identify this manual cleaning device?
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Which garment design is shown in this photo?
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Which 1920s hair accessory is shown here?
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Can you identify this kitchen tool used when roasting meat?
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What is the name of the undergarment shown here?
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What is the name of these fireplace additions?
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Which shapely undergarment is shown here?
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Which framework garment is shown here?
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Do you know the name of this form of headdress?
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Can you identify this tool used to straighten wrinkles?
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Can you name these feminine undergarments?
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What is the name of this type of headdress?
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Which laundry-aid is shown in this image?
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Do you know the name of this 1920s garment?
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What is the name of this combination sleepwear and headwear?
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Which chilly kitchen appliance is this?
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