Sarah And Derrick Plagiarism Analysis

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Derrick and Sarah’s Mistaken Plagiarism Sarah and Derrick were assigned a group project to create a presentation along with an essay about the ecosystem of sea otters. Sarah told Derrick that she would create the presentation if he wrote the essay. Weeks went by and their deadline grew closer. Derrick told Sarah a that he could not get the essay done because of a family matter, so she would have to finish it. Sarah agreed reluctantly, wrote the essay and created the presentation. While handing in the project Sarah let Derrick write his name on the essay, saying he wrote it himself.
The short story above is an example of unintentional plagiarism. In the example, Sarah wrote both the essay and created the presentation, but she let Derrick
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