In case it is not clear - perhaps you are a young student - plagiarism is when you copy other people's work and claim it as your own. Whether you directly copy someone else's work exactly word for word or whether you take their ideas and rewrite them under your name, it is all plagiarism.
Plagiarism is a problem because:
Plagiarism is bad for you and bad for everyone. With the massive volume of information available on the internet, plagiarism has become easier and more tempting. However, the tools to detect plagiarism are also better than ever. Here are some of the best free plagiarism checkers we can use to catch the cheats.
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