5 Paragraph Essay. Outline Part 2. Plagiarism. What is Plagiarism?. Using the ideas of someone else and passing them off as your own by not giving credit to the creators. It is academic theft. It is a serious offence and has serious consequences.
Rewriting from books or articles
Copying and pasting from webpages
Buying, downloading, or borrowing a paper
Not knowing how to cite
Not knowing how to paraphrase or summarize
Not knowing what common knowledge is
The plan included the element of surprise which was not always present in traditional strategies. The Canadian troops were to attack and push forward immediately following the artillery fire. (Cruxton 91-92) In addition, each soldier was provided with a map of the area……….
Include all of the sources you used in your essay
Arrange entries in alphabetical order using the author’s last name
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Include works that you have not cited or read
Battle of Vimy Ridge. (2009) Retrieved 24 May, 2012, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v_k8Bk2e.
Cruxton, Bradley J. and W. Douglass Wilson. Spotlight Canada. Don Mills, Ontario: Oxford University Press, 2000.
History Channel.com. 2012. History Channel. 24 May 2012 <http://history channel.com/>.
“Vimy Ridge.” Britannica.com. 22 February, 2002. <http://www.brittannica.com>