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what is wrong with calling plagiarism "copying" or "borrowing"?
It makes it sound like it's no big deal.
Is this a primary source or a secondary source?
Is this a primary source or a secondary source? A map
Is this a primary source or a secondary source? Review
Although there are often consequences to plagiarism, it is not a crime.
The best way to avoid plagiarism is to cite your sources
According to plagiarism.org, which of the following is considered plagiarism?
citing too much from one source, giving incorrect information about the source of a quotation, copying words or ideas from someone else without giving credit, failing to put quotation marks around a quotation, and turning in someone else's work as your own.
Submitting another's work, word-for-word, as one's own
Contains significant portions of text from a single source without alterations
Changing key words and phrases but retaining the essential content of the source
Paraphrases from multiple sources, made to fit together
Borrows generously from the writer's previous work without citation
Combines perfectly cited sources with copied passages without citations
Mixes copied material from multiple sources
Includes citations to non-existent or inaccurate information about sources
Includes proper citation to sources but the paper contains almost no original work
Includes proper citation, but relies too closely on the text's original wording and/or structure
a quotation from or reference to a book, paper, or author, especially in a scholarly work.
the process of explaining one's own behavior and the behavior of others
Information that is readily available from a number of sources, or so well-known that its sources do not have to be cited.
exclusive right to sell, publish, or reproduce creative works for a specified number of years
Displays the document in the original version.
a restatement of a written work in which the meaning is expressed in other words
What does the MLA do?
determines the format for papers written in English classes
What is a common error in formatting the Works Cited page?
Where do I find the "hanging indent" option?
under paragraph in Word
In what order do the works go on the page?
Which of the following are mistakes often made by people completing a Works Cited page?
punctuation, indenting, and line spacing.
Whats the format for MLA?
First name Last name
What spacing do you use?