Copyright And Fair Use

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Copyright Quizzes & Trivia

Reviews some essential facts about Copyright and Fair Use


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is copyright?  Check all that apply. 
    • A. 

      A legal protection that guarantees that only the original creator of the work has the right to use it.

    • B. 

      A legal protection against copying and using original work.

    • C. 

      The legal protection that says that only the original writer or artist can derive profit from the original work.

    • D. 

      A legal intellectual property protection that is in place for a certain amount of time.

  • 2. 
    If it doesn't have a copyright notice, then it isn't copyrighted and I can use it. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If I am not making money or having commercial gain, it is ok to use images and text. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What is public domain?  Check all that apply. 
    • A. 

      Any material that appears in public.

    • B. 

      Material that is posted online, such as in blogs, wikis, or personal websites.

    • C. 

      Material that is expressly released by the creator for public use.

    • D. 

      Work that is paid for by the government or partially funded through government grants.

  • 5. 
    What is an attribution?  Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      To imitate something, to grow from previous art examples.

    • B. 

      To state where a piece was accessed or found and when.

    • C. 

      To give credit to the person who created the work.

    • D. 

      To pay royalties.

  • 6. 
    I am putting together an educational assignment.  May I incorporate other work?  
    • A. 

      No, not unless you have requested the ability to use it and been granted the rights.

    • B. 

      Yes, under certain circumstances.

  • 7. 
    How much of a song am I allowed to use under fair use? 
    • A. 

      5% of the total time

    • B. 

      10% of the total time

    • C. 

      20% of the total time

    • D. 

      40% of the total time

    • E. 

      It isn't clear

  • 8. 
    Because the materials I used went into a school project and likely qualify under fair use,  I can display it on my webpage. 
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False