Q. What is authority

Authority is one of the elements used to verify/evaluate the authenticity/vadility of an information. I want you to help me with its definition,importance,characteristics and examples as one of the elements


Authority has to do with the source of the information and whether the author or creator of a work as particular expertise or credentials that give them the authority with which to speak on a particular subject. For more information on source evaluation, please see our guide for evaluating Internet resources.

  • Last Updated Dec 09, 2019
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  • Answered By Melissa Jones

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