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Online Research and Keyword Search Techniques
Online Research and Keyword Search Techniques

Online Research and Keyword Search Techniques Activity: Key(word)s to Your Heart: Google Search Tips

Instructions for Your Students

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It’s hard out there for a researcher. Which is exactly what you and everyone else becomes when you sit down to find something on the Internet. At first research on the Internet may not be easy, but after you learn a few pro tips, you'll know how to figure out the key(word)s to unlock everything you want to know, without wasting time.


When your instructor asks you to go to the websites below, open them in your browser.

Refresh Your Google Searching Skills. Find the answers to the following questions:

  1. Who won the 1983 Super Bowl? Who did they beat? What was the score? 
  2. List at least 3 different types of headaches.
  3. What are the 5 languages of love?
  4. Who won for Best Actor and Best Actress at the Oscars in 2011? 
  5. What's the first line of the Beatles song "I am the Walrus"?

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