There isn’t a magic number for the percentages or matching word count in the Turnitin reports. Acceptable match levels can vary significantly for each document. The main function of the report is to catch phrases or passages that may not have been cited and used correctly. Recommended adjustments that need to be made are at the discretion of the instructor.
The Originality Report can be viewed in one of four modes. These modes allow users to view and sort the information contained in the Originality Report in any way best suited to their needs. The four modes for viewing an Originality Report are: