Sunday, May 3, 2009

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Notes
Which Search Engine is indexed by humans? Yahoo
Which is not a potential downside to using metasearch engines? Secrecy
What is a URL? the address of a document or "page" on the Internet
the role of the operating system? : It supervises the execution of other programs and manages the computer's resources
What is a spider? It is a software that visits web pages, reads them, and follows links to other pages
What is computer literacy? It is a knowledge and understanding of computers and their uses
What is a computer program?It is a series of instructions that tells the hardware of a computer how to perform tasks
What is information literacy? It is the knowledge of how to find, analyze, and use information
What is a utility program? It is a type of software that performs a task related to management of a computer's devices or programs. \
What is an example of a word processor? Microsoft Word
What is a logical device? It is a single letter that is given to a device as an address
safe-search filtering? It is a search engine that screens sites that contain offensive content and eliminates them from search results
What is a spider? It is a software that visits web pages, reads them, and follows links to other pages An analogy of a web directory is Table of contents in a book \
a Web Indexes Google
a Web Directory Magellan
a meta search engine? Answer: IxQuick
a meta search engine? It is a software that searches the result sets from other search engines
web directory? It is a human edited directory of web sites categorized by area of interest
search engine? It is a software tool that helps users find information about any subject
The part of a URL that can contain a two-letter country code is the: Answer: Domain
kid-safe search engine? Answer: Yahooligans
Which is not a standard variation of the Boolean operator AND NOT? Answer: NOT MORE
City from which Web page is published not part of mla
Intersection- The place where two search result sets overlap is called the ______ of the two sets
Each Boolean operator AND that links another keyword to your search, finds: Fewer Web pages
Invisible web It is information in databases that are not available to the search engines' indexing mechanisms
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Question 1 The place where two search result sets overlap is called the ______ of the two sets. Intersection
Question 2 Each Boolean operator AND that links another keyword to your search, finds: Fewer Web pages
Question 3 Equivalent wording for the Boolean OR in an Advanced Search list box might be: Answer: Either of the words
Question 4 Which is not a standard variation of the Boolean operator AND NOT? Answer: NOT MORE
Question 5 Which is not a potential downside to using metasearch engines? Answer: Secrecy
Question 6 If the order of operation in a complex Boolean search is not forced, the search tool Reads the query from left to right
Question 7 A search tool that doesn't recognize Boolean operators as English words in its basic search: Both b and c are true
The part of a URL that can contain a two-letter country code is the: Answer: Domain
Question 9 Which is not true of all metasearch engines? They interpret your search the way every other search engine can understand it
Question 10 Using parentheses in a complex search tells the search engine that: Answer: The part of the search inside the parentheses should be performed first
Quiz 7 CONCEPTS REVIEW Quiz for UNIT
Question 1 Which is not a step in the research strategy? Correct Answer: Entering keywords without preparation
Question 2 Phrase searching helps you find: Correct Answer: Words in the order you specify.
Question 3 Which is NOT part of an MLA citation for a generic Web page? City from which Web page is published
Quiz Safe Search
What is safe-search filtering? It is a search engine that screens sites that contain offensive content and eliminates them from search results
Question 2 When is a wildcard helpful? When you are not sure how a word or phrase is spelled
Question 3 What is a spider? Answer: It is a software that visits web pages, reads them, and follows links to other pages
Question 4 What is the invisible web? It is information in databases that are not available to the search engines' indexing mechanisms
Question 5 : Which of the following is an example of kid-safe search engine? Answer: Yahooligans
Question 6 Which Search Engine is indexed by humans? : Yahoo
Question 7 What is in an example of a meta search engine? Answer: IxQuick \

How the Internet Named

What is the challenge when doing research using search engines? The Internet is very comprehensive
Question 2 What is a spider? It is a software that visits web pages, reads them, and follows links to other pages
Question 3 An analogy of a web directory is Table of contents in a book
Question 4 What is an example of a Web Indexes Google
Question 5 What is an example of a Web Directory Magellan
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Question 1 What is a search engine? It is a software tool that helps users find information about any subject
Question 2 What is a spider? Answer: It is a software that roams the web, stores the URLs, and indexes the keywords and text of each page that it encounters
Question 3 What is a web directory? It is a human edited directory of web sites categorized by area of interest
Question 4 What is a meta search engine? It is a software that searches the result sets from other search engines

Computer Literacy Qz
What are the two types of personal computers? : Macintosh Computer and IBM Computer
Question 2 What is computer literacy? It is a knowledge and understanding of computers and their uses
Question 3 What is a computer program?It is a series of instructions that tells the hardware of a computer how to perform tasks
Question 4 What is an example of an operating system? Mac OS
Question 5 What is a utility program? It is a type of software that performs a task related to management of a computer's devices or programs.
Question 6 What is an example of a word processor? Microsoft Word
Question 7 Why do educators use computer technology in education? To teach students the skills they will need to excel in a technological society
Question 8 What organization created the technology standards for educators? International Society for Technology in Education
Question 9 What is information literacy? It is the knowledge of how to find, analyze, and use information
Question 10 What is an example of an application system? MS Word
Question 11 Generally, how many different types of personal computers are there? 2
Question 12 What is an example of a database software? Microsoft Access
Question 13 What is an example of an presentation software? Microsoft PowerPoint
Op Systems Quiz
What is the role of the operating system? : It supervises the execution of other programs and manages the computer's resources
Question 2 What is an example of an operating system? Mac OS
Question 3 What is a logical device? It is a single letter that is given to a device as an address
Question 4 What is an example of a file? A digital picture
Question 5 What is the clipboard? Answer: It is a file that stores data that was copied or cut
Question 6 What is the logical drive name for a floppy drive? A:
Question 7 What is the logical drive name for a hard drive? Answer: C:
Question 8 Which of the following is NOT a Microsoft operating system?

Student Networking Qz
What is a Server? It is a computer that provides a centralized storage area for data
Question 2 What is a WAN? It is a communications network that covers a large geographical area
Question 3 What is the benefit of having computer networks in education? They give teachers access to a wealth of information and educational activities
Question 4 What is High Speed or Broadband Access used for? To allow students and educators to find and quickly download complex, content-rich resources
Question 5 What does LAN stand for? Local Area Network
Question 6 A LAN that connects to the Internet becomes part of a WAN? True d
What can you do with the Internet? All of the above
Question 2 10 out of 10 points The Internet was developed in the... late 1960s, early 1970s
Question 3 10 out of 10 points The Internet is managed by the U.S. government False
Question 4 10 out of 10 points What is not always necessary for accessing the Web? A modem
Question 5 10 out of 10 points The Internet was originally developed by whom? the U.S. Department of Defense
Question 6 10 out of 10 points Which of the following descriptions does not apply to the Internet?
a vast catalog of information organized and fact-checked by a governing body
Question 7 10 out of 10 points What is the World Wide Web? the part of the Internet that enables information sharing via interconnected pages
Question 8 10 out of 10 points What is a Web browser? software program that enables you to access and navigate Web pages
Question 9 10 out of 10 points What is a URL? Correct Answer: the address of a document or "page" on the Internet
Question 10 10 out of 10 points "http://www.npac.syr.edu/textbook/kidsweb/" is an example of what? URL

I found some interesting stuff online that I want to share with you in a Searchme Stack: edse 650 http://www.searchme.com/stack/571af

Search Engines - AllTheWeb, AltaVista, AOL Search, Microsoft Live Search, Google, yahoo, Visual Search searchme, kartoo
Subject Guides BUBL link, INFOMINE, EERE, Digital Librarian, Google Directory, Open Directory project, Librarians Internet Index
Meta Search- www.dogpile.com, www.mamma.com, www.ixquick.com, www.metacrawler.com,www.search.com,www.vivismo.com
specialized search engines-www.quoteland.com, www.searchability.com,www.dsire.com
Bookmarking sites www.furl.com, www.techmorati.com, www.digg.com
Collab harvesters www.reddit.com, www.propeller.com, www.digg.com

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