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1. Information from a site labeled with the domain names ".org" or ".edu" are not likely to provide a different viewpoint on the information presented than a site labeled ".com" will.
True
False

2. Information on the internet must be evaluated.
True
False

3. Which of the following is NOT TRUE of the Libraries databases?
Content is evaluated by publishers for authority and accuracy
Licensed for electronic distribution
Paid for by the University Libraries
Free to everyone.

4. 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

5. Use the Internet when you want to see advertisements.
False
True

6. Use the Internet when you are willing to evaluate the content of web sites.
False
True
 
     
 

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