Evaluating Websites (pre)

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Pre-Test for Unit 3: Evaluating Websites


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the World Wide Web?
    • A. 

      A Computer Game

    • B. 

      A Software Program

    • C. 

      The part of the internet that enables information-sharing via interconnected pages

    • D. 

      Another Name for the Internet

  • 2. 
    Which is the best search tool for finding Web sites that have been handpicked and recommended by someone else?
    • A. 

      Subject directories

    • B. 

      Search Engines

    • C. 

      Meta-search Engines

    • D. 

      Discussion Groups

  • 3. 
    The internet was originally developed by whom?
    • A. 

      Computer hackers

    • B. 

      A Corporation

    • C. 

      The U.S. Department of Defense

    • D. 

      The University of Michigan

  • 4. 
    Which one of the following is a search engine?
    • A. 

      Macromedia Flash

    • B. 

      Google

    • C. 

      Netscape

    • D. 

      Librarian's Index to the Internet

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is a TRUE statement?
    • A. 

      You are free to copy information you find on the Web and include it in your research report.

    • B. 

      You do not have to cite the Web sources you use in your research report

    • C. 

      You should never consult Web sources when you are doing a research report.

    • D. 

      Just like print sources, Web sources must be cited in your research report. You are not free to plagiarize information you find on the Web.

  • 6. 
    Http://www.classzone.com is an example of what?
    • A. 

      A URL

    • B. 

      An Access Code

    • C. 

      A Directory

    • D. 

      A Server