Why do people use wikipedia if they know its not reliable?

Answer It's not 100% but I think it pretty much reliable.If it is something important I need to know I check other sources too.

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Why do people think Wikipedia is not reliable?

I think you need to read… +… and form your own opinion about it. Also note there's no Wikipedia Team: the Engli... Read More »

Are people who say Wikipedia isn't reliable just ignorant?

I went on Wikipedia a lot when I graded papers for a tenured professor. I didn't even need plagiarism detection software to tell that a certain phrase or paragraph had been lifted off Wikipedia. On... Read More »

Is wikipedia reliable at all?

Yes. It is essentially a 100% reliable as a way to find external sources. (Check out the bottom of every single Wikipedia page that has encylopedic content. You'll find links to all its sources.)

How reliable is

it is not even as accurate as a broken watch~here is a political "correction" of wik~…who or what else is changing the factshope this helps