What is Plagiarism? - Definition & Explanation


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What are the two types of plagiarism?

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1. What is plagiarism?

2. Which of the following is one way we can avoid plagiarism? Choose the best answer.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Plagiarism is unacceptable in an academic context, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the concept. You'll be assessed on your knowledge of types of plagiarism and ways to avoid it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • The definition of plagiarism
  • Kinds of plagiarism
  • Ways to avoid plagiarism

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on plagiarism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the forms of plagiarism
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about preventing plagiarism

Additional Learning

To learn more about plagiarism, review the accompanying lesson on What is Plagiarism - Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand why plagiarism matters
  • Learn what constitutes plagiarism
  • Know how to avoid plagiarism
  • Understand the significance of plagiarism