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HPS391/MAT391 - History of Mathematics from 1700

What is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism is defined by Oxford Dictionaries as "the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as your own."



Academic Integrity

The University of Toronto is committed to the values of independent inquiry and to the free and open exchange of ideas. Academic integrity underpins these values and is thus a core part of the University's commitment to intellectual life. Extending beyond our immediate intellectual community of students, faculty, and staff at the University of Toronto, our intellectual community embraces all who have contributed to the sum of human knowledge.

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Frequently Asked Questions

For a detailed FAQ on plagiarism, visit the "How Not to Plagiarize" page from the University Writing Centre.