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Problem 6 Easy Difficulty

Identify any bias in each sampling method.
The student government wants to find out how many students have after-school jobs. A pollster interviews students selected at random as they board buses at the end of the school day.

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The government wants to find out how many students have after school jobs. A pollster interviews students at random as they board buses at the end of the school day. This sampling method may be bias as this can be convenience sample because pollster would find convenience in staying at a particular place of school bus boarding only which will give overrepresented or underrepresented views.

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The student government wants to find out how many student that mean The government lost the number moment once the exact data exact number. So for this, he should take each and every each and every student data. So for this, a pollster interviews Eastern selected at random as the board was. So he should cocoa each and every each and every your students interview. But he takes randomly, so that means here is biased in data collection.

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