Why does my teacher say Wikipedia is an unreliable encyclopedia?

Answer They keep insisting that its open nature makes it vulnerable to misinformation, but that exact property makes Wikipedia to improve over time.The article on 0.999... started as a stub, then was grad... Read More »

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Is wikipedia "that" unreliable?

Everyone saying it is full of lies should provide sources for this ;)Wikipedia's accuracy heavily depends on the reliability of the sources that are used (or sometimes, not used) to write an articl... 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 »

Why is wikipedia said to be so unreliable?

Because it is in fact quite unreliable. Even within a single article you will encounter mixtures of truths, half-truths, oversimplifications and outright lies, and there is no help whatsoever to he... Read More »