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Avoiding plagiarism: Avoid

Avoid accidental plagiarizing

 

1) Keep direct quotes in a separate document from your working document.



‚Äč2) Keep track of all sources quoted and paraphrased - record information needed to cite the source.


3) When in doubt, check your paraphrased wording against the wording within the sources.

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