Britannica Scavenger Hunt
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  • Question 1
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    What is Yuri Gagarin famous for?

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    he invented the light bulb

    he discovered woolly mammoth fossils

    he was the first human to travel into space

  • Question 2
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    Canberra is the capital of which country?

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    Italy

    Australia

    Spain

    Dominican Republic

  • Question 3
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    Sea anemones are related to which other sea creature?

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    jellyfish

    octopus

    hydra

  • Question 4
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    Which section of Britannica would you look in to find information about a famous athlete?

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  • Question 5
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    You may legally use images found in Britannica for your projects if you provide the citation (give credit) to your source.

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    True

    False

  • Question 6
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    Where do you find the citation button (what to click on to give credit for your information) for this article about cheetahs?

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  • Question 7
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    Why do you need to give credit when you use information from a resource such as Britannica?

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    so that you don't plagiarize someone else's work

    because you have to pay for it

  • Question 8
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    What does a citation (credit for a source) tell us?

    Here is an example:


    "Cheetah." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 5 Aug. 2019. school.eb.com/levels/elementary/article/cheetah/390117. Accessed 7 Oct. 2019.

    answer choices

    the title

    the name of the resource

    the date it was published

    the date you found it

    all of the above

  • Question 9
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    If you wanted to learn about the differences between Japan and Russia, which Britannica resource would you choose?

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  • Question 10
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    Who founded modern recreational camping?

    Click here to read the article:

    https://school.eb.com/levels/elementary/article/camping/623594

    answer choices

    John Deere

    Thomas Hiram Holding

    Katherine Johnson

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