11 The Deep Web

1. Which of the following does not make up the Deep Web?

a. Real-time information
b. Pages that are proprietary
c. Content in news articles
d. Disconnected pages
e. Content retrieved as a result of filling out forms

2. T/F

Use Google Scholar after you use other Deep Web search tools as starting places for exploring.

3. T/F

A general web search has a complete understanding of all web "structure."

4. T/F

The Invisible Web and the Deep Web are the same thing.

5. Which of the following are attributes of an academic search engine?

a. Comprehensive
b. Integrated across databases
c. Not transparent as to what it contains or doesn't contain
d. Both a and b
e. All of the above

Answers

1. c 2. F 3. F 4. T 5. d

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