Advanced Google Session Quiz

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Test what you've learned about using Google to search Smarter - Better - Faster.


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  • 1. 
    Which option will improve your chances of finding useful material on Google? (More than one answer)
    • A. 

      Plan your search

    • B. 

      Just look at the first result

    • C. 

      Search for synonyms

    • D. 

      Type in your assignment question, exactly as it appears on the handout

  • 2. 
    If I want to find a definition for "semiotics" on Google, I should type
    • A. 

      Define: semiotics

    • B. 

      Define = semiotics

    • C. 

      Definition: semiotics

    • D. 

      Define*semiotics

  • 3. 
    What is the problem with searching for articles on Google Scholar? (You can select more than one response)
    • A. 

      Google Scholar won’t find nearly all of the articles to which the library has access

    • B. 

      Google Scholar is in BETA or ‘testing mode’

    • C. 

      Google Scholar is sometimes slow on my computer

    • D. 

      There are no problems with searching for articles on Google Scholar

  • 4. 
    Google is a good source for…
    • A. 

      Books

    • B. 

      Facebook

    • C. 

      Journal articles

    • D. 

      Community and government reports which you may not find in the Library catalogue

  • 5. 
    What searches the Internet to find websites which are indexed in Google?
    • A. 

      Librarians

    • B. 

      Spider or web crawler

    • C. 

      Google monster

    • D. 

      Information Technology staff who work for Google

  • 6. 
    Select words which would work well as phrase (more than one answer)
    • A. 

      “television”

    • B. 

      “public relations”

    • C. 

      “bill gates”

    • D. 

      “media violence kids”

  • 7. 
    How would you search for material on the French Revolution, between the years 1790-1794?
    • A. 

      French revolution 1790-1794

    • B. 

      French revolution (1790-1794)

    • C. 

      French revolution 1790..1794

    • D. 

      French revolution 1790*1794

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