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 How is Wikipedia considered accurate?

Answer There are two sides to this I guess.Anyone can modify the information there.1) Responsible Wikipedians will edit it backOR2) It remains there forever, unnoticed.While the more popular articles are ... Read More »
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How accurate is 'Wikipedia'?

It's better than most encyclopedias because it requires people to provide sources for the information. If people would bother to click on the little citations by every qualified statement, it woul... Read More »
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Is wikipedia accurate?

No, anyone anywhere can write something. I don't trust it.
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How accurate(trustworthy) is Wikipedia?

It is as accurate as other reference works, which is to say that it is generally accurate but contains a few major and many minor errors. Information regarding controversial subjects may be somewha... Read More »
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Do you think Wikipedia is accurate?

Heck no.You can slander respected journalists on Wikipedia.You can invent fictional characters and pass them off as real on Wikipedia.You can announce the deaths of celebrities months or years befo... Read More »
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