Boy Scouts of America Troup 152 Computing Merit Badge Requirement 8

Below is an approximate summary of requirement 8. Be sure to check the official set of requirements in effect.

Requirement 8: Is it permissible to accept a free copy of a computer game or program from a friend? Why or why not?

To satisfy this requirement write a 1/2 page answer and give it to the counselor. Use the information below.

Most students who major in computing take some course on Computer Professionalism See the site map for that course. In particular, see the section on Copyrights which deals with handling property like games or programs. On that page hit the topmost link to report computer piracy.