So, you think you are an expert at locating information on the internet, do you? Well, try this scavenger hunt out for size. Don't worry, I have included some clues for you, but you have to find the answer yourself. Good luck and happy hunting!!
What NCAA Men's Basketball Team was ranked #20 last week in the AP poll? Which is #5 this week?
Answer 1: (varies each week)
Answer 2: (varies each week)
Hint: Using Yahoo!, search for NCAA polls.
What did the country singer Reba McEntire major in when she was in college?
Answer: Elementary Education
Hint: Using Yahoo!, search for Reba McEntire and look for facts about her life.
Where is rapper Tupac Shakur from? (city and state, please)
Answer: Brooklyn, NY
Hint: You don't need a hint! Use a search engine of your choice and search for personal information about the guy! Try Infoseek.
How many calories are in a Taco Bell bean burrito? Fat grams?
Answer: 380 calories, 12 fat grams
Hint: Search for Taco Bell nutritional information in Yahoo!
What kind of a Beanie Baby is Speedy?
Hint: Search for a Beanie Baby Price Guide or Collectors Page. Try Hotbot or Infoseek.
What does the girls name "Tonya" mean? If you can't find that name, look up the name "Agatha."
Answer: Agatha means good
Hint: Search for Baby Names. You might try Yahoo! for starters.
What is the number boy baby name for 1997?
Hint: Search for Popular Baby Names or Top 10 Baby Names in Yahoo!.
What did McDonalds Corporation close at today in the stock market (last trade)? (By the way, the abbreviation in the stock market is MCD)
Answer: (varies each week)
Hint: Go to a search engine, such as Yahoo! or Infoseek and click on the stock market button. Most sites have a link to a stock ticker.
What performer played the voice of Miss Piggy on the Muppets, Cookie Monster on Sesame Street, and Yoda in the Star Wars movies?
Answer: Frank Oz
Hint: Try to find the Muppets homepage and look for performers. You may use any search engine you'd like---WebCrawler, Lycos, or maybe even Alta Vista.
What actor/actress played E.T. in the movie, E.T.?
Answer: Pat Walsh and Debra Winger
Hint: Search for ET in a movie review page. You're on your own on this one!