Is wikipedia a reliable online source for information?

Answer Depends upon your definition of RELIABLE. Most college professors will not permit using Wikipedia for source material; they want you to rely upon primary rather than secondary sources of informatio... Read More »

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Is wikipedia a reliable source for information?

No, because the information is input-ed by average people like us. Some people will list a citation of a credible resource when they type info in wikipedia and some people do not list a citation or... Read More »

Is Wikipedia a reliable source of information?

Yes and no.The word "reliable" has a particular connotation: that one can simply rely on that source and prima facie (without further evidence) expect it to be true.Wikipedia has a lot of great con... Read More »

Is Wikipedia a reliable source Are its information verifiable?

Of Course. Its The Best. I guarantee that its the best.I use it for everything id do. 9.5 out of 10 for any kind of research.

On a scale of 1-10, how reliable do you think Wikipedia is as a source of information?

I would rate it a 0, but since you said 1 to 10, I have to say 1. It's not quite so bad for entertainment, but for anything serious, you're better off not reading it at all, because it could contam... Read More »