Kant et al
Greener Journal of Educational Research Vol. 8(6), pp. 137-142, August 2018
Manuscript Number: 080818113
Knowledge of Internet and its Applications: A Survey of Secondary Students in Bihar
Dr. Ravi Kant
Associate Professor, School of Education, Central University of South Bihar, Gaya, India.
Universalization of Internet has some usefulness
for everyone. It has been perhaps the most amazing and miraculous innovation in
the field of communication. Information dissemination is probably the biggest
achievement of Internet. Now internet has paved in our daily life for almost
all our needs. Students are among the beneficiaries who surf the Internet for
the purpose of gathering information. Hence an attempt has been made to study
the knowledge of Internet use among college students. A Sample of 170 students
of Darbhanga was used in this study. The result shows that gender and age were
not statistically significant over the knowledge of internet and also about its
application. Language has also nothing to play with regard to knowledge of
internet and its application but there is a significant difference in the
knowledge of Internet of Urdu medium student. English medium students were high
gainer in knowledge of internet and in using of applications. Male and female
students were not significantly different but male students have more knowledge
about Internet and its applications.
Keywords: Knowledge, Internet,
Applications, College students
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