Searching Activity: Advanced Searching Techniques
Use your assigned
search engine to find answers to the questions below.
of the advanced searching techniques that we have discussed.
answer the following questions:
- Why was
the Taj Mahal built?
- Where can
I find out about recalls on children's toys in the last five
- What happened
to Mr. Earnshaw on p. 39 of Wuthering Heights?
- What class
of people came after the Pharaoh in the social pyramid?
Once you have
found what you were looking for, do a general search - one in
which you use no advanced searching techniqes. Consider the search
results in comparison to your advanced search.
more hits altogether?
hits more relevant or less relevant to your topic?