Quiz: Quiz: The History of the Modern Toilet
Quiz: The History of the Modern Toilet
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About This Quiz

Take our quiz to find out how much you know about loos, johns, WCs and potties — and a certain country that's way ahead of the curve when it comes to toilet technology.

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Who is usually credited with being the inventor of the flushing toilet?
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In what decade did building codes in the United States start requiring indoor bathrooms for new residences?
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When was toilet paper first sold on a roll?
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What company adopted a feminine logo and started touting the advantages of soft toilet paper in 1928?
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In 1994, a U.S. federal law was passed that restricted toilets to how many gallons of water per flush?
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This country is home to many, many high-tech toilets.
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Patrons of public urinals in Japan can play “Toylet,” a game by this video-game manufacturer.
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In 2011, Kohler introduced the “Numi,” a high-tech toilet with a built-in speaker system. How much does it cost?
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