Lighting Quiz

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This lighting quiz will test your knowledge of lighting options and installation. Test yourself with the lighting quiz.

Ambient lighting ...

<p>Over-table lighting is usually considered task or ambient lighting.</p>

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Which is not a common use of accent lighting?

<p>Over-table lighting is usually considered task or ambient lighting.</p>

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What's the most cost-effective way to improve the lighting in any room?

<p dir="ltr">Track lighting can be installed on the walls and ceilings of any room in the house.</p>

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Which is not true of track lighting?

<p dir="ltr">Track lighting can be installed on the walls and ceilings of any room in the house.</p>

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Which is not considered recessed lighting?

<p dir="ltr">Table and floor lamps can easily be seen and usually supply ambient or mood lighting.</p>

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Which is not a typical use of pendant lights?

<p dir="ltr">Hanging lights are more often used to bookend a fireplace or a couch (over each end table) in a living/family room and over nightstands in the bedroom.</p>

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Chandeliers are now being used ...

<p dir="ltr">Whether it's the shabby chic or retro look you're after, chandeliers are no longer limited to the dining room or foyer.</p>

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Which is not true of ceiling fans?

<p>When used responsibly, a ceiling fan can be a cool design element and light source.</p>

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Which is not true of wall sconces?

<p dir="ltr">On the contrary, wall sconces can achieve a more dramatic effect when used with a dimmer.</p>

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Table and floor lamps should only be used in offices and living/family rooms.

<p dir="ltr">Don't be afraid to use table and floor lamps in any room (even the kitchen) to provide task lighting or to create a cozy, intimate area for reading or good conversation.</p>

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