Copyright Vocabulary!!
By: Peyton Hickmon

1. Copyright: the owner has control of what can be done with their intellectual property

2. Fair Use: exceptions and limitations to copyright law that allow the public to use portions of copyrighted material

3. Hacking: accessing someone's computer without permission regardless of the activity or intent

4. Intellectual Property:original work protected by copyright law

5. Piracy: term used when music, movies and software are copied and "burned" illegally

6. Plagiarism: term used when music, movies and software are copied and "burned"

illegally

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

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