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1. When doing research on the Internet, Wikipedia is NOT a good site to:
a. Find background information on political figuresb. Check spelling of names or locationsc. Find information always written by well-known reputable authors d. Find topics and ideas for your research
2. A college student should NOT use the Internet to find which of the following?
a. Statistics and health informationb. Online books and journal articlesc. Tickets for Spring Break d. A place to buy homework
3. You might use social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube for all of the following reasons except to:
a. get very current informationb. seek legal counsel or medical diagnosisc. participate in colorful conversationsd. share a variety of opinions
4. All search engines will display exactly the same results for any subject you search.
a. True b. False
5. Which of the following is a scholarly search engine?
a. Scirusb. Bing c. Yahood. Google
6. Which of the following is a true statement?
a. Everything you read on the Internet is true b. Material that is found on the Internet can legally be freely used in personal web pagesc. Material that you create for the web is protected by copyright
7. Mia Hamm was the youngest person to ever play for the U.S. World National Soccer Team. She won two World Championships and two Olympic Gold Medals. Mia has been called a pioneer in the sport of soccer.
Select the search statement that will retrieve the most relevant websites.
a. Pioneer of Mia Hamm b. Mia Ham and ''gold metal'' c. Mia Hamm ^Olympian d. +''Mia Hamm'' and +soccer
8. Examine the Advanced Search page of the Google internet search engine -- Google search engine - Advanced Search
Which of the following is a search feature and/or limiter that might help limit your search results and make them more relevant to your topic?
a. a search within a site or domain (.edu, .gov, .com)b. scholarly (peer reviewed) web pages c. subject terms
9. Search the internet to find out what year Mia Hamm won her first Olympic gold medal as part of the U.S. National World Championship Team.
a. 2000 b. 1996 c. 1988 c. 2008
10. Examine this website and answer the following questions --http://usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome
Is the information on the website current and reliable?
a. two years ago b.partly but there were many links that did not workc. yes, the information was current and factualtwo years ago d. no, the information on the site is not current