WONDER #443: How Do You Make Candles?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. why beeswax is the best material for making candles.
  2. how candles are made and how they have changed over time.
  3. the most popular scents for candles around the world.
  4. how many different religious traditions use candles.

Question 2 of 3

Which of these is NOT a material that has been used to make candles, according to this Wonder?

  1. beeswax
  2. animal fat
  3. earwax
  4. wax from insects

Question 3 of 3

Most candles today are made from what?

  1. beeswax
  2. animal fat
  3. corduroy
  4. paraffin

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