Java Games: Flashcards, matching, concentration, and word search.

Web Word Mania

A quiz game to introduce and reinforce internet terminology

addressTells where people can be located. An email address might look like this
browserMakes it possible to see graphics and images on the web
cyberspaceNot in outspace but on the internet
downloadTake the information from the internet and put it on your computer
URLUniform Resource Locator another name for the web address and usually starts with http://
bookmarksA link to your favorite site can be saved for future use
homepageWhere your home is on the internet -- a page especially for you
httpStands for Hypertext Markup Language and is a set of rules your computer must follow before it can look at something on the Internet
linksA shortcut to information on the web
search engineA web page that allows you to search for specific information
world wide webPart of the internet -- let's you go from site to site by clicking on links
onlineConnecting by phone lines or cables to the Internet
smileysFunny faces you can make with punctuation marks
jpegAn image file
offlineNot connected to the Internet
uploadTo send information from your computer to another computer also connected to the Internet
interactiveUsing your computer to communicate with another person or computer while you are on the internet -- like having a conversation
hypertextThe text that is able to link to another site
netiquetteManners on the Internet
surfin'Going from site to site just looking for information and enjoying places you go

Deborah Owens

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