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  • The Internet is an increasingly important part of everyday life for people around the world. But if you've never used the Internet before, all of this new information might feel a bit confusing at first.

    Throughout this tutorial, we'll try to answer some basic questions you may have about the Internet and how it's used. When you're done, you'll have a good understanding of how the Internet works, how to connect to the Internet, and how to browse the Web.

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  • Lesson 1(What is the internet)

    In this lesson, we take a very broad look at what the internet is.

  • Lesson 2(What can you do online)

    In this lesson, we take a look at what you can do online
  • Lesson 3(Connecting to the internet)

    In this lesson, we will take a look at the following topics:

    • Types of internet service
    • Choosing an internet service provider
    • Hardware needed
    • Home Networking

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      Connecting to the internet

  • Lesson 4 (Understanding the cloud)

    In this lesson we are going to take a look at the following topics:

    • What is the cloud
    • Why Use the cloud
    • What is a web app

  • Lesson 5 (Browser Basics)

    In this lesson, we will learn the basics of browsing the Web. We'll talk about navigating to different websites, using tabbed browsing, creating bookmarks, and more.

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      Browser Basics

  • Lesson 6(Understanding Hyperlinks)

    in this lesson, we learn how to use hyperlinks

  • Lesson 7(Downloading and Uploading)

    In this lesson, we learn about downloading and uploading

  • Lesson 8(Using Search Engines)

    In this lesson, we look at the basics of using a search engine, as well as some techniques you can use to get better search results.

    • Using Search Engines

  • Lesson 9(Understanding URL's)

    In this lesson we are going to examine each component of a URL and what we can learn from it.

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      Understanding URL's

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