Wikipedia is a collaborative effort in creating freely accessible encylopedic content. Because of the collabortive nature of Wikipedia, and that changes can be made by anyone in real time, Wikipedia articles develop at different paces and are, therefore, not created equal. The quality of Wikipedia articles range from excellent to very poor and this page will give you tips for evaluating a Wikipedia article's quality.
Remember, Wikipedia articles are not appropriate sources of information for college level work. But Wikipedia can be a good starting point to find other, more appropriate sources of information. Please use Wikipedia responsibly.
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