Kia Woods MWF 2:00-2:50 Avoiding Plagiarism Worksheet Name Section 1. What is the meaning of “plagiarism”? ? – Presenting another person language or idea as one’s own.
2. According to your textbook, what is global plagiarism? Give an example. ? – Stealing a speech entirely from a single source and passing it off as one’s own, example if a college student got a speech from the internet or get one written by a friend and deliver it as their own. 3.
According to your textbook, what is patchwork plagiarism? Give an example. ? – Stealing ideas or language from two or three sources and passing them off as one’s own. Example if a student went to two or more different sources and made a speech from that information 4. According to your textbook, what is incremental plagiarism? Give an example. ? – Failing to give credit for particular parts of a speech that are borrowed from other people. Example if you quote someone directly and don’t give them credit for that particular part of theirs you used 5. What does it mean to paraphrase? How is paraphrasing similar to and different from quoting verbatim? ? – To restate or summarize an author idea in one’s own word, paraphrasing is similar to quoting verbatim because you are using the total idea of what the author is saying while its different becauseKia Woods MWF 2:00-2:50 when paraphrasing your summaries and don’t use word from word but when quoting verbatim you do.
6. List three guidelines from your textbook that can help you avoid plagiarism. ? – Title of internet document – Author or organization responsible for the document – The date on which you accessed the cite