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"From the Ted Talk by Tim Berners-Lee: The year open data went worldwide"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Does this data affect things? Well, let's get back to 2008. Look at Zanesville, Ohio. Here's a map a lawyer made. He put on it the waetr plant, and which houses are there, which houses have been connected to the water. And he got, from other data suecors, iianmoofrtn to show which houses are occupied by white people. Well, there was too much of a correlation, he felt, between which hesous were ouccepid by white people and which houses had water, and the judge was not impressed either. The judge was not impressed to the tune of 10.9 million dlrlaos. That's the power of taking one piece of data, another piece of data, putting it together, and snwihog the result.

Open Cloze

Does this data affect things? Well, let's get back to 2008. Look at Zanesville, Ohio. Here's a map a lawyer made. He put on it the _____ plant, and which houses are there, which houses have been connected to the water. And he got, from other data _______, ___________ to show which houses are occupied by white people. Well, there was too much of a correlation, he felt, between which ______ were ________ by white people and which houses had water, and the judge was not impressed either. The judge was not impressed to the tune of 10.9 million _______. That's the power of taking one piece of data, another piece of data, putting it together, and _______ the result.

Solution

  1. information
  2. sources
  3. dollars
  4. water
  5. houses
  6. occupied
  7. showing

Original Text

Does this data affect things? Well, let's get back to 2008. Look at Zanesville, Ohio. Here's a map a lawyer made. He put on it the water plant, and which houses are there, which houses have been connected to the water. And he got, from other data sources, information to show which houses are occupied by white people. Well, there was too much of a correlation, he felt, between which houses were occupied by white people and which houses had water, and the judge was not impressed either. The judge was not impressed to the tune of 10.9 million dollars. That's the power of taking one piece of data, another piece of data, putting it together, and showing the result.

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collocation frequency
street map 4
open street 4
government data 4
refugee camps 3
raw data 3
port au 3
au prince 3

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collocation frequency
open street map 4
port au prince 3

Important Words

  1. affect
  2. connected
  3. correlation
  4. data
  5. dollars
  6. felt
  7. houses
  8. impressed
  9. information
  10. judge
  11. lawyer
  12. map
  13. million
  14. occupied
  15. ohio
  16. people
  17. piece
  18. plant
  19. power
  20. put
  21. putting
  22. result
  23. show
  24. showing
  25. sources
  26. tune
  27. water
  28. white
  29. zanesville