Internet Basics MCQ Quiz For 5th Grade!

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Internet Basics MCQ Quiz For 5th Grade!

Internet basics MCQ quiz for 5th grade! In order to get the most out of using a computer, one needs to know how to use the internet as well. Do you think you know what is needed to have a working internet connection, different browsers or how to use the internet as a research tool? Do take the quiz and see what new information you will learn about the internet and using it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the Internet?
    • A. 

      A collection of fiber optic cables

    • B. 

      A network of millions of computers

    • C. 

      A private network of computers

  • 2. 
    Another name for a web page’s address is its:
    • A. 

      DNS

    • B. 

      ISP

    • C. 

      URL

  • 3. 
    What is a search engine?
    • A. 

      A program that searches your words and phrases and returns relevant web pages.

    • B. 

      A special type of computer motor that allows you to search for Internet sites.

    • C. 

      A thing in a car that helps you find the glove compartment

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT the name of a Web search engine?
    • A. 

      Yahoo

    • B. 

      Giggly

    • C. 

      Google

  • 5. 
    What search term would be the most specific as far as finding information on George Washington?
    • A. 

      “George Washington”

    • B. 

      George –Washington

    • C. 

      George Washington

  • 6. 
    What results will searching for George Washington (no quotes) return?
    • A. 

      Websites that contain both the words George and Washington somewhere

    • B. 

      Only websites where George Washington appears exactly as you have typed it

    • C. 

      Websites that contain either the word George or Washington

  • 7. 
    For sites about the U.S. capital, why is it better to search Washington, D.C. than just Washington?
    • A. 

      Because searching Washington will return many sites that aren’t about Washington, D.C.

    • B. 

      Because there are more letters in Washington, D.C. than in Washington

    • C. 

      Because it is good to have a comma in your search

  • 8. 
    Why is it a good idea to try more than one search engine when you’re researching?
    • A. 

      Because some search engines are just no good

    • B. 

      Because different engines may collect and rank their sites differently

    • C. 

      Because you might misspell the term you’re searching.

  • 9. 
    What should you do if you want to be really specific with your search?
    • A. 

      Type in your main search term more than once

    • B. 

      Ask your teacher if you can spend the day sifting through thousands of search result pages

    • C. 

      Add more relevant words to your search

  • 10. 
    Which is a search engine?
    • A. 

      Firefox

    • B. 

      Safari

    • C. 

      Google