Bot Authors

ETS (the Educational Testing Service) has for years relied on computers to 'grade' essay portions of the GRE, whereby syntactic or surface features are used as indicators of content. Increasingly, though, journalism is relying on computers that write essays, as an article in the Times Sunday Review--one possibly written by a human--describes.

Indeed, given snippets of text, can you distinguish between human and computer authorship? Take a quiz to find out!

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