Quiz: Do You Actually Know The Function Of These 17 Old-Fashioned Objects?

We bet your grandma knows! ...Many of these objects may seem completely foreign, but they were ACTUAL items used back in the day before the surge of technology we've seen in the past few years.

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 Oct 05, 2017
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Question: 1/17What was this used for?


washboard
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Playing music
Washing clothes
Wiping mud off shoes

Question: 2/17What was this used for?


butter churner
What was this used for?
Churn Butter
Apple Masher
Mop to clean floors

Question: 3/17What was this used for?


sewing machine
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Morse Code Writer
Sewing Machine
Printing Press

Question: 4/17What was this used for?


cotton gin
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Seperating cotton from its seeds
Winding up music
Coloring wool

Question: 5/17What was this used for?


printing press
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Making candy
Printing leaflets and newspapers
Making rugs

Question: 6/17What was this used for?


iron
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Smash foods
Paper weight
Iron clothes

Question: 7/17What was this used for?


mortar and pestle
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To smash berries for paint
To grind items for cooking or medicine
To marinate meat

Question: 8/17What was this used for?


typewriter
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Computing math
Sending telegrams
Typing letters

Question: 9/17What was this used for?


chamber pot
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Storing beauty products
To potty train kids
Using the bathroom at night

Question: 10/17What was this used for?


stove burner
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Stove burner for camping
Drying wet hair
A doctors utensil for looking in ears

Question: 11/17What was this used for?


mixer
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Mix batter
Spin yarn and cotton
Curl hair

Question: 12/17What was this used for?


weaver
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Paint on canvas
Weave blankets and rugs
Print maps and cartography

Question: 13/17What was this used for?


telephone
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To call people
To take pictures
For eye exams

Question: 14/17What was this used for?


camera
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Seeing in the dark
Taking pictures
Checking eyes

Question: 15/17What was this used for?


icebox
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To keep things cold
To burn wood
TO cook things

Question: 16/17What was this used for?


old fashion gadgets
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Chemists used it for measuring chemical concentrates
Taking pictures
Garlic mincer

Question: 17/17What was this used for?


old fashion gadgets
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Burger patty flipper
Old Fashioned fancy spatula
Ice cream sandwich maker
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