Selecting search results

In this lesson, we will gain an understanding of why search engines are necessary to help us find things on the World Wide Web. We will conduct our own searches and break down, in detail, the steps needed to find things on the web.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How would you find information on the internet? Tick 3 options.

Select three (3) boxes

1/4

Q2.How does a search engine find new web pages? What does it use?

2/4

Q3.Which of these search terms is likely to produce the fewest results

3/4

Q4.When searching on the world wide web, what is a good definition of a 'web crawler'?

4/4

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How would you find information on the internet? Tick 3 options.

Select three (3) boxes

1/4

Q2.How does a search engine find new web pages? What does it use?

2/4

Q3.Which of these search terms is likely to produce the fewest results

3/4

Q4.When searching on the world wide web, what is a good definition of a 'web crawler'?

4/4

Video

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Worksheet

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Selecting Search Results

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.How would you find information on the internet? Tick 3 options.

Select three (3) boxes

1/4

Q2.How does a search engine find new web pages? What does it use?

2/4

Q3.Which of these search terms is likely to produce the fewest results

3/4

Q4.When searching on the world wide web, what is a good definition of a 'web crawler'?

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Selecting Search Results

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.How would you find information on the internet? Tick 3 options.

Select three (3) boxes

1/4

Q2.How does a search engine find new web pages? What does it use?

2/4

Q3.Which of these search terms is likely to produce the fewest results

3/4

Q4.When searching on the world wide web, what is a good definition of a 'web crawler'?

4/4

Lesson summary: Selecting search results

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