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Josephine County, Oregon: Quiz

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Question 1: According to Oregon Geographic Names, the ________ is probably named after a stream in the area called Josephine Creek, which in turn is probably named after Virginia Josephine Rollins Ort.
Independent cityCityProvinceCounty

Question 2: In 1859, gold was discovered along the Fraser River in ________ and numerous people left Josephine County to search for valuable claims there.
British ColumbiaAlbertaCanadaOntario

Question 3: Jack Sutton (________), "110 Years with Josephine: The History of Josephine County, Oregon", The Josephine County Historical Society  
1966196719641965

Question 4: [19] Although shifting Democratic in the last 12 years ________ received 55.2% of the county's vote in the 2008 U.S. presidential election.
2008 Republican National ConventionSarah PalinJohn McCainJim Gilmore

Question 5: Josephine County is a county located in the U.S. state of ________.
WashingtonColoradoOregonIdaho

Question 6: About 11.30% of families and 15.00% of the population were below the ________, including 21.10% of those under age 18 and 6.80% of those age 65 or over.
BhutanBasic needsPoverty thresholdCanada

Question 7: government owns the majority of the land within the county boundaries, with the ________ owning 28% of the lands within the county boundaries, most of which are Oregon and California Railroad lands, and the Forest Service owning 39%.
United States Department of the InteriorUnited States Environmental Protection AgencyBureau of Land ManagementNational Park Service







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