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FINDS PAGES CONTAINING…
the words vacation and Hawaii .
Maui OR Hawaii
either the word Maui or the word Hawaii
"To each his own"
the exact phrase to each his own
the word virus but NOT the word computer
Only the word sock, and not the plural or any tenses or synonyms
loan info for both the word auto and its synonyms: truck, car, etc.
definitions of the word computer from around the Web.
red * blue
the words red and blue separated by one or more words.
I’m Feeling Lucky
Takes you directly to first web page returned for your query.
TYPE INTO SEARCH BOX
45 + 39
45 – 39
45 * 39
45 / 39
45% of 39
raise to a power
(2 to the 5th power)
WHAT TO TYPE INTO SEARCH BOX (& DESCRIPTION OF RESULTS)
Search only one website
(Search Stanford Univ. site for admissions info.)
Search within a
range of numbers
DVD player $100..150
(Search for DVD players between $100 and $150)
(Find pages that link to the Stanford University website.)
Info about a page
(Find information about the Stanford University website.)
(Find websites related to the Stanford University website.)