Wikipedia vs. Britannica.?

Answer I prefer Wikipedia due to its open nature. If I find something wrong there, I simply look for previous revisions and restore one of them.

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2 advantages of britannica over wikipedia?

1. Much fewer mistakes in Britannica than in Wikipedia. To find mistakes in Britannica, you have to carefully read lots of pages. To find mistakes in Wikipedia, you can just come to Yahoo! Answers ... Read More »

Anyone here agree that Britannica is as inaccurate as Wikipedia?

I don't think so. I myself have an account at Britannica and have been using it for quite a while.

Does Wikipedia have more knowledge than Encyclopædia Britannica?

Wikipedia has more information, but most of it is "sh*t nobody cares about" (e.g. "Physics of the Dragonball Z Universe"). Britannica has information you can actually use as a starting point for r... Read More »

If you were on a deserted island with only one printed encyclopedia: Wikipedia or Britannica?

Britannica. It might not have as much content as Wikipedia, but at least I don't have to worry about the content being blatantly wrong. Besides, an attempt to escape the island based on information... Read More »