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CPHS_Honors Science 9 - Science Fair Project: Plagiarism

This guide will assist CPHS Honors Science 9 students in completing research for their Science Fair projects. Standards Met: 9.14.7.7, 9.14.8.8, 9.14.9.9

What Is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism is:

1. copying and pasting without citing sources, using quotation marks, or paraphrasing

2. self-plagiarism - reusing work you have previously written and turned in

3. creating fake citations

4. substituting synonyms for words in a passage that has been copied and pasted

5. paraphrasing multiple passages from multiple sources

Check out this video from Bainbridge State College (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2q0NlWcTq1Y):