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Why reference? - test your knowledge.

Self-test.

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Why is it important to reference?

Tick the statements that are true.

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a) Correcta) Wrong - referencing is important because it acknowledges other peoples' ideasb) Correctb) Wrong - Referencing supports your arguments but you still need to include your own materialc) Correctc) Wrong - referencing is important because it shows the scope and breadth of your researchd) Correctd) Wrong - referencing is important because it avoids plagiarism and bad academic practicee) Correcte) Wrong - referencing is important because it enables the reader to locate your sources

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