ATTENTION: There are three possible methods for you to submit this quiz.
Check with your instructor if you are uncertain which one to use.
1. Submit via Email -
Fill in your Professor's Email Address:
2. As a Blackboard assignment -
Close this window and log in to your Blackboard class to take the quiz.
3. Manually upload your results into your Blackboard class -
After you take the quiz, follow the instructions found on the results page to submit your quiz.
Please choose the best answer.
1. Plagiarism is the act of:
a. paraphrasingb. using copyrighted materials for your paperc. using someone else's work and not giving them creditd. using someone else's work and citing it
2. Which of the following is copyrighted infringement?
a. photocopying a college textbookb. burning a CD that you did not ownc. downloading music or movies that you did not pay ford. buying and submitting papers that you did not writee. all of the above
3. Accidental plagiarism is:
a. always unacceptableb. okay if you paraphrased or changed the text a bitc. acceptable one time, as long as it was only an accident
4. When citing my resources it is important that I:
a. use footnotes, in-text citations, and italics for every citationb. include only the title and yearc. use a standard citation format assigned by your professord. all of the above
5. RefWorks can help you:
a. organize your researchb. only when you are using the MLA citation stylec. import references from many different data sourcesd. create bibliographies using several citation stylese. all of the abovef. a, c, d
6. Which of the following best describes plagiarism?
a. A temporary fix until you have time to re-do the workb. It's a serious offense and can result in severe penaltiesc. It's easy to commit and not easy to detectd. a and b
7. When do you have to cite your resources?
a. when what you are writing about is your own experienceb. when what you are writing about is common knowledgec. when what you are writing about is someone else's idea