Plagiarism
Guess that term
Unintentional Plagiarism
Avoid Plagiarism
CSUSM
100

Is most plagiarism intentional or accidental?

Accidental

100

use of any unauthorized materials, information, or study aids in any academic sense.

cheating 

100
What is information sharing?
Innumerable documents on a host of subjects that are posted on the internet for the purpose of being shared.
100
If you must complete a research project to earn a grade in a course, handing in a paper you already earned credit for in another course is deceitful. What should you do if you want to rework a paper that you turned in for another course?
Ask your current instructor.
100

What's the name of our mascot?

Crash the Cougar

200
Students who plagiarize harm what? How?
Themselves. They miss out on opportunities to gain knowledge.
200

Falsification of data, information, or citations.

Fabrication

200

Why does plagiarism sometimes happen to researchers?

They do not keep precise records of their reading, and they have forgotten whether their summaries are from quoted material.

200

When it comes to information sharing, what is it that students are often misinformed about?

When buying a research paper the work must be cited. Many professors use a plagiarism checker.

200

Where is the Business building located?

Markstein 

300

Students exposed as plagiarists may suffer severe penalties. Name two penalties.

Failing the assignment and being expelled from school.

300

Helping another student cheat and/or plagiarize (providing old papers, tests, or giving them a website to cheat).

Facilitating Academic Dishonesty 

300

Name RA Boston's favorite Taylor Swift Album

Folklore

300
If collaborating on a group project, how would you give credit to each person?
You could document the names as a collective effort, or you could document the names and state the task(s) that each person completed.
300

Name 3 places you can park overnight.

PS1, Lot N, Lot K, Lot O

400

What are the two types of plagiarism? Provide an example of each.

Accidental and Intentional

400

DAILY DOUBLE!! Copying the words, ideas, or sentences of another's work without giving them proper acknowledgment.

Plagiarism

400

Suppose, for example, you want to use material from a well-known book for your research paper. You find a few sentences that would be perfect in your essay, but you have too many direct quotes and don't want to include any more; therefore, you decide to paraphrase the wording. How would you avoid plagiarism in this situation?

Include an in-text citation and document the source in your works cited.

400

What is RA Nayah's cat's name?

Miso!

400

What traditional territory and homeland are we located on?

Luise├▒o/Pay├│mkawichum

500

What is the surest way, when you are working with notes, to avoid unintentional plagiarism?

Only write direct quotations in notebook.

500

Paying another person or website money or use of an outside resource to do your work for you.

"Collaborative" work

500

What does RPM stand for?

Residential Peer Mentor!

500

DAILY DOUBLE!! To guard against the possibility of unintentional plagiarism during research and writing, keep careful notes that always distinguish among three types of material. What are these three types?

Your ideas, your summaries and paraphrases of others' ideas, and exact wording you copy from sources.

500

You ask another team a question. If they get the question wrong, you earn 500 points. If they get it right, you lose 500 points.

Click to zoom
M
e
n
u