Geospatial Jeopardy

# Geospatial Jeopardy

## Geospatial Jeopardy

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1. Geospatial Jeopardy Oklahoma 4-H Go to Last Slide for Directions

2. GPS GIS Remote Sensing Careers Precision Agriculture 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5

3. GPS for 1 Question: What does GPS stand for? Check Your Answer

4. GPS for 1 Answer: Global Positioning System Back to the Game Board

5. GPS for 2 Question: What branch of government invented GPS? Check Your Answer

6. GPS for 2 Answer: Military Back to the Game Board

7. GPS for 3 Question: What was the first artificial satellite called? Check Your Answer

8. GPS for 3 Answer: Sputnik Back to the Game Board

9. GPS for 4 Question: What is the formula used to calculate the distance between a satellite and location? Check Your Answer

10. GPS for 4 Answer: Speed x Time = Distance Back to the Game Board

11. GPS for 5 Question: What is the process used to determine a precise location on Earth? Check Your Answer

12. GPS for 5 Answer: Trilateration Back to the Game Board

13. GIS for 1 Question: What does GIS stand for? Check Your Answer

14. GIS for 1 Answer: Geographic Information System Back to the Game Board

15. GIS for 2 Question: What is a slice of the geographic reality in a particular area? Check Your Answer

16. GIS for 2 Answer: A layer Back to the Game Board

17. GIS for 3 Question: What are two hardware components of GIS? Check Your Answer

18. GIS for 3 Answer: Computer, Digitizer/scanner, plotter or color printer, high resolution display monitor, PC card reader or disk drive Back to the Game Board

19. GIS for 4 Question: Name the three shapes GIS uses to represent geographic objects. Check Your Answer

20. GIS for 4 Answer: Points, lines, and polygons Back to the Game Board

21. GIS for 5 Question: Name the three map datums that are commonly found on maps for the U.S. Check Your Answer

23. Remote Sensing for 1 Question: What is reflected by objects that allows remote sensing to occur? Check Your Answer

24. Remote Sensing for 1 Answer: Energy (electromagnetic radiation) Back to the Game Board

25. Remote Sensing for 2 Question: What does a platform do? Check Your Answer

26. Remote Sensing for 2 Answer: It carries the remote sensors. Back to the Game Board

27. Remote Sensing for 3 Question: What are the two types of sensors used in remote sensing? Check Your Answer

28. Remote Sensing for 3 Answer: Active and passive Back to the Game Board

29. Remote Sensing for 4 Question: When electromagnetic energy strikes an object, the energy is what? (3 answers) Check Your Answer

30. Remote Sensing for 4 Answer: Reflected, transmitted, absorbed Back to the Game Board

31. Remote Sensing for 5 Question: What is a form of remote sensing Oklahoma 4-H is testing? Check Your Answer

32. Remote Sensing for 5 Answer: Kite Aerial Photography Back to the Game Board

33. Careers for 1 Question: Name three technologies that are considered part of geospatial technology. Check Your Answer

34. Careers for 1 Answer: GIS, GPS, remote sensing Back to the Game Board

35. Careers for 2 Question: Who identified geospatial technology as part of the high growth job training initiative? Check Your Answer

36. Careers for 2 Answer: President George W. Bush Back to the Game Board

37. Careers for 3 Question: Name three industries that use geospatial technology. Check Your Answer

38. Careers for 3 Answer: Agriculture, business, education, environment, geography, government, military, natural resources, public safety, recreation, etc. Back to the Game Board

39. Careers for 4 Question: Name two core skills that are important to the geospatial industry. Check Your Answer

40. Careers for 4 Answer: Problem solving, knowledge of GIS/GPS, verbal/written communication, commitment to ongoing learning, etc. Back to the Game Board

41. Careers for 5 Question: Name four careers a person with a geospatial background could pursue. Check Your Answer

42. Careers for 5 Answer: Farmer, engineer, instructor, climatologist, geographer, pilot, park ranger, city planner, tourism director, assessor, surveyor, etc. Back to the Game Board

43. Precision Agriculture for 1 Question: Who uses precision agriculture? Check Your Answer

44. Precision Agriculture for 1 Answer: Farmers Back to the Game Board

45. Precision Agriculture for 2 Question: Name a piece of precision agriculture equipment a farmer uses and what part of the growing season it is used. Check Your Answer

46. Precision Agriculture for 2 Answer: Planning season – Soil testing & data analysis; Growing season – VRT, crop scouting, data analysis; Harvest season – yield monitoring Back to the Game Board

47. Precision Agriculture for 3 Question: What are two goals of precision agriculture? Check Your Answer

48. Precision Agriculture for 3 Answer: Reducing costs, optimizing yields and quality, better management of resources, protection of environment, energy conservation, etc. Back to the Game Board

49. Precision Agriculture for 4 Question: Name three components of precision agriculture. Check Your Answer

50. Precision Agriculture for 4 Answer: Variable rate application, yield monitors, remote sensing, soil sampling, GIS Back to the Game Board