Copyright Vocabulary

Copyright:The owner has control of what can be done with their intellectual property

Fairuse:Exceptions and limitations to copyright law that allow the public to use portions of copyrighted material

Hacking:Accessing someone's computer without permission regardless of the activity or intent

Intellectual Property: Original work protected by copyright law

Piracy: Term used when music,movies,and software are copied and "burn" illegally.

Plagiarism: "stealing" someone else's work and pretending it's yours.

Public Domain: Materials that are not protected by copyright law that can used by the public without permission or payment.

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