Your GPS knows where you are, but how much do you know about the system? Find out with our quiz!
Let's start with an easy one... What does GPS stand for?
- Geo Placement Service
- Global Positioning System
- Generously Provided Satellites
GPS is just one satellite navigation service. Who provides it?
- The United States Government
- The European Union
What sort of satellites do GPS systems use?
- Low Earth Orbit (LEO)
- Medium Earth Orbit
How do users pay for GPS system access?
- A royalty bundled with the phone bill
- Adverts carried by the signal
- It is free
When did the US GPS system become fully operational?
When did the US Navy carry out the first successful test of a satellite navigation system?
Who else has a public global satellite navigation system as of 2014?
What will Europe's satellite navigation system be called?
China is building its own satellite navigation system. What is it called?
How many satellites does a GPS receiver need to see to work out an accurate 3D location?
- Two or more
- Three or more
- Four or more
Who made the first commercial GPS navigation device?
TRUE or FALSE? GPS signals were made open to civilians by Ronald Reagan after Russians shot down Korean Airlines 007 which had lost its way
The first GPS-enabled phone was by...
GPS has given rise to a high tech treasure hunt game. What is it called?
What is the less-often used name of the US GPS system?
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