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 Why is Wikipedia still seen as unreliable to my teachers?

Answer 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 »
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Why do teachers say wikipedia is unreliable?

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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If Wikipedia is considered an "unreliable sorce", why do we still use it?

I read a paper a while ago that really answered this question well for me. Don Fallis, of the School of Information Resources and Library Science at the University of Arizona, wrote a paper called ... Read More »
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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 »
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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 »
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