Bing vs. Google
Directions: Find someone that you can sit next to and at the same time, search for the following
things. One person will try to search with Bing while the other will search by using Google.
Answer the questions below:
1. Search for Pine Grove School District.
What search engine finished searching first? ______________________
Look at both computer screens.
What search engine is the least confusing to find the web address?
Why do you think this search engine was easier to help you locate our web address?
2. Pick a famous person to find information about on Bing and Google.
Write their name here:______________________________________
Without scrolling around on your screen, write down what each search engine found:
3. Perform the same search as we did with the first search for “Pine Grove School District”,
one person at Bing and the other at Google. Check off who found the answer first at the
search engine they are using:
Question: What search engine found the answer first?
Who invented the glue for
post it notes?
Who invented the need to
use the glue as a bookmark
on a piece of paper?
What year was the first “post
it note” invented?
What search engine won for
being the fastest to find your
Which search engine found the information first?
Was the information you found the same or different?
Discuss in your group what search engine you like…..BING or GOOGLE? Why?