How Much Do You Know About Gas Prices?

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Gas Quizzes & Trivia

You know one thing: gas prices are rising quickly -- and that's not good! But how much do you know about the details behind the numbers? Take our quiz to find out how much you know!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How much do you pay in taxes per gallon of gasoline?
    • A. 

      2%

    • B. 

      7%

    • C. 

      12%

    • D. 

      20%

  • 2. 
    Which country is the biggest supplier of crude oil to the United States?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • D. 

      Venezuela

  • 3. 
     How many barrels of recoverable oil are located in the United States?
    • A. 

      20 billion

    • B. 

      104 billion

    • C. 

      786 billion

    • D. 

      1,442 billion

  • 4. 
    Which of these actions have occurred under the Obama administration?
    • A. 

      Cancelled lease sales in the Western Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic coast and delayed exploration off the coast of Alaska and kept other resource-rich areas off-limits.

    • B. 

      Finalized rules to establish more government hurdles to onshore oil and natural gas production on federal lands.

    • C. 

      Withdrew 61 oil and natural gas leases in Montana as part of a lawsuit settlement over climate change.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Alaska

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      Louisiana

    • D. 

      Texas

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      7%

    • C. 

      30%

    • D. 

      86%

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Connecticut

    • C. 

      Michigan

    • D. 

      New York

  • 8. 
    What is the unemployment rate in North Dakota, which is experiencing a boom in energy production?
    • A. 

      3.2%

    • B. 

      5.7%

    • C. 

      8.3%

    • D. 

      9.8%

  • 9. 
    What is the mean hourly wage for workers in the oil and gas industry?
    • A. 

      $7.25

    • B. 

      $11.75

    • C. 

      $24.49

    • D. 

      $37.22

  • 10. 
    How much oil would the Keystone XL pipeline deliver to North American refining markets?
    • A. 

      20,000 barrels a day

    • B. 

      179,000 barrels a day

    • C. 

      590,000 barrels a day

    • D. 

      830,000 barrels a day