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Web Searching In-Class Exercise Solutions revised: 1/281/10 dd Use the Google search engine unless directed otherwise. Task 1: Search for the name of the Llama in Napoleon Dynamite which will minimize extraneous hits. Type your answer and results in the table below. Hits Search parameters Notes 17K Napoleon Dynamite llama’s name Poor strategy 17K “Napoleon Dynamite” llama’s name Not specific enough 167 "Napoleon Dynamite" "llama's name" Shows the possible power of including the terms in parentheses Task 2: You can remember a part of D&C 121 as follows "disposition of almost all men". Find sites that include that phase that are on parenting. Record your answer below. Hits Search parameters Notes 37K "disposition of almost all men" Good specific string 589 "disposition of almost all men" parenting Good specific string with another specific word to further limit the results. Task 3: Using the Image Search Feature in Google, search for images of a celebrity of your choice (e.g., Clint Eastwood, Albert Einstein, etc.). Note in the Marriott school labs, they use a very conservative filter, so some images searches will not work well in the labs, but will at home. Warning: because many pornographic images
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