Directions News Quiz August 12, 2011

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 43

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  • 1. 
    Which country will require all vehicles to install and be tracked by GPS for safety and to prevent carjacking?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      South Africa

    • C. 

      Bangladesh

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 2. 
    Nokia will add support for GLONASS (sat nav signals) to its phones in 2012.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    According to a study, advertisements based on which factor are preferred by mobile users?
    • A. 

      Lifestyle

    • B. 

      Tastes and interests

    • C. 

      Location

    • D. 

      Time

  • 4. 
    Which school is promoting the study of GIS via its use in wine making?
    • A. 

      Penn State University

    • B. 

      University of Redlands

    • C. 

      University of Washington

    • D. 

      American Sentinel University

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a reason cited to attend FOSS4G in Denver in September?
    • A. 

      Location

    • B. 

      Speakers from around the world

    • C. 

      Introductory immersion

    • D. 

      Jack Dangermond discussing Esri's position on open source

  • 6. 
    Humans' internal sense of space is better for 2D (horizontal) than 3D (altitude).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    MTV is involved in a location-based, crowdsourced iPhone app. What is the topic?
    • A. 

      Where the girls are

    • B. 

      Where condoms are

    • C. 

      Where free wi-fi is

    • D. 

      Where bands are

  • 8. 
    Which two of the following announcements did the FCC make at this week's press conference about LightSquared?
    • A. 

      There is no time frame regarding a decision.

    • B. 

      The FCC is working with the European Union on the matter.

    • C. 

      GPS interference will be mitigated before approval.

    • D. 

      The Secretary of Agriculture will be involved in the decision-making.

  • 9. 
    Esri is looking to hire an industry manager for what industry?
    • A. 

      Biogeography

    • B. 

      Manufacturing

    • C. 

      National Debt Mapping

    • D. 

      Entertainment and Gaming

  • 10. 
    A new feature in GeoMedia 6.1.11, released this week, is support for ERDAS .img format file.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False