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6. In 2006, Eric Schmidt is Google’s ...

a) Vice President Engineering
b) Eric left the company in 2004 to pursue his hobbies
c) Chief Executive Officer

7. What was the name of the search engine the Google founders developed before Google?

a) PageRanker
b) BackRub
c) Gogol

8. What is the algorithm behind Google’s PageRank?

a) The more pages link to you (and the higher their PageRank), the higher your page’s PageRank
b) You get 1 PageRank point for every web page you own
c) The algorithm behind PageRank is kept secret, similar to the Coca-Cola formula

9. Why do some sites get “banned” from the Google index?

a) They tried methods to get their pages ranked better which Google considers spam
b) They have content which is illegal in this state/ country
c) Both a) and b) are true.

10. At which university did the Google founders meet?

a) Oxford University
b) MIT
c) Stanford University

11. What is the “Googleplex”?

a) It’s where Google employees work
b) It’s a solar system which shares only the name with Google.com
c) It’s the server farm Google built up to deliver search results to you

12. Which words are printed on the Froogle homepage?

a) Search for any product you want (or discover new ones).
b) froo·gle (fru’gal) n. Smart shopping through Google.
c) Froogle. Just shopping.