Fair Use Act: What Is Copyright?

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What is copyright? Copyright is the right to someone else’s information or things they put online and use it as your own. How long does the copyright on an original work last? 70 years after the author has passed away. What is the Fair Use Act? It is what gives teachers and students the right to copyrighted things without permission for educational purposes as long as they sight their work. What is plagiarism? It is what people do when they take things from online and copy it without permission or when they don’t site it. What types of things can be copyrighted? What cannot be copyrighted? Movies, books, plays, pictures, music, and you can’t copyright an idea. What is the public domain? The public domain is where anyone can use it without

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