Readability of Wikipedia

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Readability of Wikipedia
Authors: Teun Lucassen, Roald Dijkstra, Jan Maarten Schraagen
Citation: First Monday 17 (9): missing pages. 2012 September
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Readability of Wikipedia examines the readability on the English and Simple English Wikipedia. They looked at 2,955,210 articles. they find an average Flesch–Kincaid readability on 51.18 for the English Wikipedia and 61.69 on the Simple English Wikipedia.

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