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  1. What does indefatigable mean? 
    Hint:
    Dictionary

  2. What is a gecko and where does it live? 
    Hint
    : Encyclopedia

  3. What is the top headline of the day? 
    Hint
    : Newspaper

  4. What is VALUE? 
    Hint
    : LINCS Student Search

  5. Where is Afghanistan? 
    Hint
    : Map

  6. What are the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) about the GED test? 
    Hint
    Search, Google. 
    Can you add any questions to this list? What are they?

  7. What is Search Engine Math? 
    Hint
    : Search Engines, How to better use a Search Engine.

    What are the six topics covered on this page?

  8. Find a web site that shows you how to search the web. 
    Hint
    : Search Engines, AskJeeves

    What is the address of this web site?

  9. Is the Artic Ocean north or south of the Northwest? 
    Hint
    : FactBook

  10. Where can you find a listing of lighthouses? 
    Hint
    : Internet Library, Exhibits, Current Exhibitions. 
    How many lighthouses from the West Coast are listed?

  11. How many museums does Russia have? Africa? America? 
    Hint
    : Museums

  12. Where can you find a tutor? 
    Hint
    : Homework page

    What hours and days are tutors available?

  13. Where can you make a puzzle for class or practice? 
    Hint
    : Homework page

    Make a puzzle to share with someone.

  14. How can I get organized? 
    Hint
    : Study Guides

    What are some suggestions for getting organized?

  15. How can I manage stress? 
    Hint
    : Study Guide

    What are some suggestions for managing stress?

  16. Where can I find a spelling test? 
    Hint
    : ESL Study Hall, Vocabulary

    Take the 50 Commonly misspelled words in English test. How did you do? Use the dictionary from the first question to find the definitions to the words.

  17. Where can I listen to new words? 
    Hint
    : ESL Study Hall, Listening

    How many sites are listed? Try one.

  18. How do I know if a web site is valid? 
    Hint
    : Evaluating Resources

    Select a site and evaluate it with the WWW CyberGuide.

  19. Where can I find the closest Learning Center to me? 
    Hint
    : Learning Center Location.

    How many locations were near you?

  20. How do I learn about Financial Aid? 
    Hint
    : Financial Aid.

    Did you find anything useful on this site? If so what?

  21. How can I have a voice in Adult Education? 
    Hint
    : Student Forum.

    Follow the instructions and post an answer or ask a new question.

  22. Where can I find online classes for Basic Skills? 
    Hint
    : Online Classes

    Become a member of either of the listings. What classes are offered?

  23. Where can I ask questions about resources and computers? 
    Hint
    : Ask the NW LINCS.

    Select the leckert@literacynetorg and tell me what you think of this site.

  24. Where can I find a lesson on current events? 
    Hint
    : Daily Lesson Newspaper

    What is the current lesson? How could the lesson affect your life?

  25. Where can I find a lesson plan from the television? 
    Hint
    : CNN Lesson Plan

    What is the current lesson? How could the lesson affect your life?

  26. Where can I find a lesson about government? 
    Hint
    : C-SPAN Lesson Plan

    Select a lesson. How could the lesson affect your life?

  27. Where can I learn about prairies? 
    Hint
    : Daily Science Lesson Plan

    Build a Prairie. What did you learn?

  28. How can I make an ESL Crossword Puzzle? 
    Hint
    : ESL Lesson Plan

    Work an easy puzzle on line.

  29. I need to practice my math, where can I find some exercises? 
    Hint
    : Math Lesson

    Select a Math area and work through some exercises. 

  30. How can I learn to make sentences in English? 
    Hint
    : English Lesson, Frequency Mix 1

    Complete a sentence.

  31. Where can I listen to English phrases? 
    Hint
    : English Lesson

    This site requires a download to hear the exercises. What is the download?

  32. Where can I find help with GED? 
    Hint
    : GED & WorkPlace Essentials

    What can you do on this site for GED? Become a user and explore the site further.

  33. Where can I practice Workplace skills? 
    Hint
    : GED & WorkPlace Essentials

    What can you do on this site for workplace skills? Become a user and explore the site further.

  34. Where can I get help from other ESL Students? 
    Hint
    : Dave’s ESL Café, Discussion Forums

    How many student forums are listed? 

  35. Where can I practice for the GED Test? 
    Hint
    : GED About.com

    Select a free service and take a practice test.

  36. How can I make a quick web page? 
    Hint
    : Making a quick web page

    Find the link to Tripod and create a quick web page.

  37. Where can I find pictures for a project? 
    Hint
    : Clipart

    Select a picture, download it and make it your desktop picture.

  38. Where can I find an electronic card to send to someone? 
    Hint
    : Cards

    Send a card to a friend.

  39. Where can I practice my writing, reading or math skills? 
    Hint
    : TV-411

    Select each link. Which link do you like best? 

  40. How can I learn about Windows 98? 
    Hint
    : Tutorials – Windows 98

    What are the two ways to view the contents of your computer?

  41. Where can I find a tutorial on Word processing? 
    Hint
    : Tutorials - Word Processing

    How do you Open/Close documents?

  42. How can I learn about using the Internet? 
    Hint
    Tutorials - Internet Navigation.

    What is the Web?

  43. How do I use email? 
    Hint
    : Tutorials - E-mail

    What email program does this tutorial help you learn?

  44. How can I learn keyboarding? 
    Hint
    : Tutorials, Typing Tutor

    Become a member and start learning!

  45. I want to have some fun! Where do I find Fun Stuff? 
    Hint
    : Happy Thoughts, Games

    ENJOY!

 

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