Avoiding Plagiarism Quiz

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Avoiding Plagiarism Quiz

How well do you know the steps for avoiding plagiarism in your assignments? Take our quiz to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The following are common methods for avoiding plagiarism: (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Quoting

    • B. 

      Paraphrasing

    • C. 

      Summarizing

    • D. 

      Remix

  • 2. 
    Quoting is...
    • A. 

      When a student uses quotation marks around exact wording borrowed from a source and cites it.

    • B. 

      Changing the words slightly from the original.

    • C. 

      Copying and pasting directly from the source without citing it.

  • 3. 
    Paraphrasing is when a student changes a couple of words in the sentence. (T or F)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Summarizing is when a student uses his or her own words to explain the main points of a source while including a citation to the original source.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    If I need help with citing my sources and avoiding plagiarism in my assignments, I should consult... (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      The AUM Learning Center @ WASC

    • B. 

      My professor

    • C. 

      The Academic Honesty LibGuide

    • D. 

      My friends