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United States Geological Survey: Quiz


Question 1:
When did United States Geological Survey form?

Question 2:
Where are the headquarters of United States Geological Survey?

Question 3: Since ________, the Astrogeology Research Program has been involved in global, lunar and planetary exploration and mapping.

Question 4: The scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the ________, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it.
AlaskaPhilippinesUnited StatesCanada

Question 5: The National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC) in Golden, Colorado on the campus of the ________ detects the location and magnitude of global earthquakes.
Colorado School of MinesMetropolitan State College of DenverColorado State University–PuebloUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Question 6: The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is a scientific agency of the ________.
Federal government of the United StatesUnited States House of RepresentativesState governments of the United StatesUnited States Congress

Question 7: ________. Retrieved 2007-12-27.
Yahoo!United StatesAssociated PressNew Jersey

Question 8: The USGS Earthquake Hazards Program monitors ________ activity worldwide.
Geotechnical engineeringEarthquakeLandslideS-wave

Question 9: The organization has four major science disciplines, concerning ________, geography, geology, and hydrology.

Question 10: A bureau of the ________, it is that department's sole scientific agency.
National Park ServiceUnited States Department of AgricultureUnited States Environmental Protection AgencyUnited States Department of the Interior


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