WONDER #1291: Who Invented the Hat?

Question 1 of 3

One of the first popular materials for hats was probably what?

  1. straw
  2. felt
  3. beaver skins
  4. cotton

Question 2 of 3

<p class=\"FreeForm\">The first hats were probably used for what purpose?</p>

  1. status symbol
  2. hiding baldness
  3. protection from the elements
  4. being fashionable

Question 3 of 3

<p class=\"FreeForm\">Which of the following is NOT one of the ancient civilizations known to have worn hats?</p>

  1. Greece
  2. Rome
  3. Egypt
  4. United States

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