Plagiarism Assignment(1)

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Name: _________________________________ Out-Of-Class Activity Plagiarism The purpose of this assignment is to familiarize you with the concept of plagiarism and give you practical experience identifying various instances of plagiarism. Please visit the Indiana University plagiarism website ( , a link is also available on Blackboard) and review the material in the following sections: “IU Definition”, “Overview”, and “Examples” (there are 10 examples total, 5 for word-for-word plagiarism and 5 for paraphrasing). Also, please review the following article on paraphrasing (also available on Blackboard): After spending time reviewing this material, please respond to the questions (below). Please type your responses under the question itself. Handwritten assignments will not be accepted. Additionally, please complete the practice test (as much as is necessary) and the actual test.
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Unformatted text preview: You will need to print out a copy of your confirmation certificate showing you scored a 100% on the (actual) test and attach it to the rest of your assignment. This assignment (including responses to the questions below and successful completion of the online plagiarism test) is worth 10 points. Partial credit is possible. Please complete this assignment INDEPENDENTLY; this is NOT a group assignment. Due date: Thursday, March 24th 1) Recall that the research assignments for this course require you to define important concepts, summarize relevant past research, summarize the current studys methods and results, and conclude whether the current study supports or refutes the claim you are evaluating. Which of these components is more susceptible to plagiarism? Why? (2 points) 2) What do you plan to do to prevent plagiarism on the 2 nd assignment? (3 points)...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2011 for the course PSY 355 taught by Professor Adamopolous during the Winter '09 term at Grand Valley State University.

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