You be the Judge - Quiz: You Be the Judge The Verdict is...

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Quiz: You Be the Judge The Verdict is In! Quiz results for: Question 1: Which of the following is a requirement for including verbatim (word for word) information from an outside source? a. Cite the source and page number where you found the quote. b. Set the passage off in quotes, or indent it if it is longer than a line or two of text. c. Choose a sentence, phrase, or passage that reiterates what you stated previously That's Correct! Citing the source and page number and setting the passage off in quotes (or indenting it if it is longer than a line or two of text) are requirements for including verbatim information from an outside source. Question 2: Which of the following is a potential consequence of plagiarism? a. Receiving a zero for the course b. Having a college degree revoked after the fact c. Being sued by the author of the plagiarized, original work That's Correct! Almost anything can happen to plagiarists; the outcome is usually very negative. While there is no guarantee of getting caught, plagiarists ultimately hurt themselves by not learning to write skillfully or think independently. Question 3: Which of the following strategies is helpful for avoiding plagiarism? a. Cutting and pasting text from an online article directly into your word processor b. Setting off short, verbatim passages in quotation marks c. Distinguishing, in your notes, between direct quotes, paraphrased passages, and your own ideas
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That's Correct! Distinguishing in your notes between direct quotes, paraphrased passages, and your own ideas is
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2011 for the course SCIENCE 300 taught by Professor Crane during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University Calumet.

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You be the Judge - Quiz: You Be the Judge The Verdict is...

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