Google is commonly used to search for information, but it has a lot of “hidden” features that can save you time!
1. Go to www.google.com
2. In the search window, try the following:
Type a calculation and press enter.
You’ll see the answer in the results window.
Use the asterisks (shift + 8) for the multiplication symbol and the slash (under the question mark) for the division symbol.
- 25 + 35 * 3 / 4 – 2
- 1535 – 276
- 14 * 3 – 6
Type something similar to one of the following and press enter:
Be sure to use the word “in.”
- 1 mile in feet
- 1 cup in tablespoons
- 100 dollars in Euros
- 180 c in f
Type “Define” and then the word you want defined:
- define pragmatic
- define congruent
- define socialism
Type the word “weather” and then the city (or city and state) and then press return to see the weather conditions for the next 5 days:
- weather Wichita
- weather London
- weather Portland, OR