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Computer Applications 1 - 1.01 Quiz

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Computer Applications 1 - Objective 1. 01

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  • 1. 
    These use computer programs called "spiders" to match key search words with the web pages that contain them - What am I?
    • A. 

      Subject directories

    • B. 

      Individual Search Engines

    • C. 

      Directory searches

    • D. 

      Meta search engines

  • 2. 
    This type of search engine sends request for information to several search engines simultaneously and compiles the results:
    • A. 

      Individual Search engines

    • B. 

      Directory search engines

    • C. 

      Subject Directories

    • D. 

      Meta search engines

  • 3. 
    I was developed and am maintained by humans to search broad subjet categories and their descriptions - who am I?
    • A. 

      Meta-search engine

    • B. 

      Individual search engine

    • C. 

      Subject Directories

    • D. 

      Database

  • 4. 
    Search methods are used by search tools to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of Internet searches - True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The four search methods are keyword, field, boolean, and miscellaneous - true or false?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    This search method is conducted for a specific title, domain, URL, or host - who am I?
    • A. 

      Keyword

    • B. 

      Field

    • C. 

      Boolean Logic

    • D. 

      Miscellaneous

  • 7. 
    This type of search method is used by keying a main idea, phrase, or concept in the search box with or without quotation marks - who am I?
    • A. 

      Keyword

    • B. 

      Field

    • C. 

      Boolean Logic

    • D. 

      Miscellaneous

  • 8. 
    This type of search method is used to refine a search with the use of operators with keywords, such as and - and or - who am I?
    • A. 

      Miscellaneous

    • B. 

      Boolean Logic

    • C. 

      Keyword

    • D. 

      Field

  • 9. 
    The type of search method that I am, allows me to use different language support, spell checker, phonebook, and math/equivalents - who am I?
    • A. 

      Keyword

    • B. 

      Boolean Logic

    • C. 

      Miscellaneous

    • D. 

      Field

  • 10. 
    The three types of Internet search tools are:
  • 11. 
    Which of the two boolean logic operators (and/or) would lower the number of hits you would receive as a result of your search?
    • A. 

      And

    • B. 

      Or

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