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1. The Libraries databases contain credible information at one access point so you don't have to sift through numerous web sites and try to evaluate their credibility.
True
False

2. Sites with domain names ending in ".org" are sites for non-profit organizations.
False
True

3. Use a subject directory to search the Internet when you want to search the full text of millions of pages, you want to retrieve a LARGE number of documents on your topic, many of which may have very little content useful to you.
False
True

4. When you are in a hurry and don't have time to evaluate information for its accuracy, it is best to use which of the following?
Libraries databases
Internet web sites

5. A web page is a file that is viewable by a web browser. It may contain links to other pages, image files, sound files, and more. A collection of web pages is usually called a web site.
False
True

6. There isn't any reliable information on the Internet.
True
False
 
     
 

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