Computer Application 1.00 Atkins

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Computer Application Quizzes & Trivia

Test on search engines


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Joan is researching musems in Paris.  She searched with the keywords Paris, museums, art France, and locations and was not pleased with the number of results.  If she redefines her search string to search for Paris and museums and compares the results to her firest search, the result of the second search will be:
    • A. 

      Compliles

    • B. 

      Enpaneded

    • C. 

      Narrowed

    • D. 

      Omitted

  • 2. 
    Jenny wates to search for information on the broad topic of the human genome and wantes more reliable results that those produced by a keyword search.  Which search tool will provide hand-picked selections of information related to her topic?
    • A. 

      Individual search engine

    • B. 

      Meta-search engine

    • C. 

      Subject Directory

    • D. 

      Web Crawler

  • 3. 
    John used a meta-search engine and a search engine to search for information about identity theft.  When he compared the results of the two searched, the meta search engine returned:
    • A. 

      Fewer but more relevant results

    • B. 

      Fewer less relevant results

    • C. 

      More, but less relevant results

    • D. 

      More duplicate results

  • 4. 
    When and  is used in a search, such as in the search string heart dsease And smoking, the results are:
    • A. 

      Complied

    • B. 

      Expaneded

    • C. 

      Narrowed

    • D. 

      Omitted

  • 5. 
    Which search method will provide Jack with a way to request a ride from his home to the airport in Spanish
    • A. 

      Different language support

    • B. 

      Math

    • C. 

      Phonebook

    • D. 

      Spelling

  • 6. 
    Which search method will provide Joey with the information he needs to calculate a tip for the cab driver who transported him to the airport?
    • A. 

      Different language support

    • B. 

      Math equivalents

    • C. 

      Phonebook

    • D. 

      Spelling

  • 7. 
    Obtaining 12% of the images froom a website and using them in the class presentation is in violation of which fair use key question?
    • A. 

      How Much

    • B. 

      Impact

    • C. 

      Nature

    • D. 

      Purpose

  • 8. 
    Which search tool will provide the highest volume of results for a travel agent who is searching online airline reservations?
    • A. 

      Individual search engine

    • B. 

      Meta-search engine

    • C. 

      Research database

    • D. 

      Subject directory

  • 9. 
    Which search tool should Joe use to find educational research related specifically to North Carolina birds?
    • A. 

      Individual search engine

    • B. 

      Meta-search engine

    • C. 

      Subject directory

    • D. 

      Web crawler

  • 10. 
    What is the efectof adding more related words to a search string?
    • A. 

      Fewer, but more relevant results

    • B. 

      Fewer less relevant results

    • C. 

      More, but less relevant results

    • D. 

      More duplicate results

  • 11. 
    The extenstion in th web address www.gcs.nc.us is an example of a/an:
    • A. 

      Country designation

    • B. 

      Directory

    • C. 

      Filename

    • D. 

      Organizational designation

  • 12. 
    The extension in the web address www.wordsof worth.exe is an example of a/an:
    • A. 

      Directory

    • B. 

      Executable program

    • C. 

      Filename

    • D. 

      Militeary site