Let’s suppose you have an agent that looks for notes that mention rapacity, greed, or corruption.
If you have the entire text of The Federalist Papers in one note, you will find that The Federalist Papers discuss corruption. But that’s not terrible useful.
If you have split these into individual papers, you’ll find that Federalist 8, 9 , and 10 mention corruption.
If you have split the papers into sections, you’ll be able to zoom right to this:
It happened but too often, according to Plutarch, that the deputies of the strongest cities awed and corrupted those of the weaker; and that judgment went in favor of the most powerful party.