The Internet (or "The Net") is a computer network that connects computers worldwide.

The Internet is made up of many smaller computer networks. These networks send and get messages using a standard Internet Protocol (IP).

A protocol is like a language, that lets computers understand one another.

The Internet is used for many things such as e-mail, online chat, news services, forums and the World Wide Web (WWW).

The most used service on the Internet is the WWW which contains websites, web pages, blogs and wikis.

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