Why do teachers say wikipedia is unreliable?

Answer Because other people can edit and add details, which, in my opinion, gets rid of corporate/goverment bias, making it MORE reliable. everything I've seen on wikipedia so far has been 100% true and r... Read More »

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Why is Wikipedia still seen as unreliable to my teachers?

Because it still is. Can you distinguish "obviously unreliable content" from potentially unreliable content? If something seems believable, does that automatically mean that it's correct? In life i... Read More »

Is Wikipedia unreliable?

It all depends on what you're looking for. The reliability of an article on Wikipedia is inversely proportional to its relevance or usefulness in the real world.For example, "Physics of the Dragon... Read More »

Wikipedia Unreliable?

Well some do believe it is unreliable ...but it is good to gain knowledge from Wikipedia .so that you can search about the topic you need in detail on other sites whose references will be acceptedR... Read More »

Is it true Wikipedia is unreliable and why?

Yes, that's true. It's true because of several reasons. There are far more concerning reasons than "anyone may edit" (which might not be such a bad thing if it was actually true). Namely: hostility... Read More »