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Test your GIS planning skills by answering the following questions. These questions address some of the important issues related to GIS planning. The answers are covered later in the book, so don't worry if you get some wrong.

Step 1 Test your knowledge
Question What is the first step of the GIS planning process?





Question Hiring a consultant to do the planning for you is highly recommended in order to make the planning process more efficient.



Question You should create a project proposal for the GIS planning process.



Question At what point during the planning process do you involve senior-level management?





Question What is the final step of the GIS planning process?





Question The planning procedure you should follow depends on the type of GIS you are implementing.



Question System implementation begins with a pilot project.



Question When you initially identify the name of a potential information product that the GIS will create, what other key detail needs to be recorded?