What do the different colors on the Canvas assignment mean?

Similarity score and a colored block

Once an assignment has been scanned for plagiarism on Canvas, a color will appear next to the report. This is how to interpret the colors you see:

  • Blue: No matching text
  • Green: 1-24%
  • Yellow: 25-49%
  • Orange: 50-74%
  • Red: 75-100%