fun trying to find the solutions to these reference questions.
Go to the suggested Web site and search for the answer. You may
also use search pages such as Google or Yahoo. You are a Cybernaut
if you can answer 17 - 20, an Internet Navigator with 13-16, a
Hitchhiker with 9-12, or a Newbie with less than 9.
If you want to use this as an activity in your classroom, just
print the page and pass it out to your students. That way they
can't click on the answer button and go immediately to the solution.
1. What words
are similar in meaning to speech
2. What play
contains these famous lines
toil and trouble;
Fire burn, and cauldron bubble."
3. How do you
say "nice to meet you" in Dutch
Languages for Travelers
4. What is the
toll free number for Compaq Computers?
Toll-Free Internet Directory
5. How many
U.S. Dolllars equal one Russian Rouble
6. What is the
current trading price for the maker of Big Macs
Hint: Go: Reuter's Stock
7. January 1,
2004 will fall on what day of the week
8. What happened
on April 1 in history
in History - History Channel
9. What is the
address for the Chinese Embassy in Washington, D. C.
10. A vexillologist
is an expert in what?
11. Where would
you find a topographical map of Colorado
Landform Atlas of the United States
12. Where would
you find a map of your city
13. Who is the
current ruler of the Ukraine
14. What is
the current United States population
Hint: U.S. Census
Bureau Home Page
15. Who are
the two senators from Oregon in the current Congress
16. Where can
you find a copy of the First Thanksgiving Proclamation
Hint: National Archives
17. What is
18. When was
George W. Bush born
19. Who is Kathleen
20. Where can
you go for the latest headlines, photographs and in depth global
and TV Media