Survey questions

In this lesson, we will discuss how to ask appropriate survey questions, and how to give appropriate answer options to those questions.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In order to test what Arsenal fans think about their manager, a student gives an online questionnaire to 100 Arsenal fans. The student is testing his hypothesis by taking a ….

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Q2.Which of the following is a potential disadvantage of a sample?

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Q3.Mr Millar wants to test whether people prefer reading books to watching TV by asking 300 people outside Waterstones (a book shop chain) on a Friday morning. What is the most likely reason that this sample will be biased?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In order to test what Arsenal fans think about their manager, a student gives an online questionnaire to 100 Arsenal fans. The student is testing his hypothesis by taking a ….

1/3

Q2.Which of the following is a potential disadvantage of a sample?

2/3

Q3.Mr Millar wants to test whether people prefer reading books to watching TV by asking 300 people outside Waterstones (a book shop chain) on a Friday morning. What is the most likely reason that this sample will be biased?

3/3

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Statistics Lesson 4:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Mr Millar is surveying a group of people about their reading habits. One of the questions is: "Reading is good for you. How many books have you read over the last year?" What is wrong with this question?

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Q2.

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Q3.A student asks his classmates how long they spent yesterday doing their homework. Which of the following is the best answer box for him to provide?

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Quiz:

Statistics Lesson 4:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Mr Millar is surveying a group of people about their reading habits. One of the questions is: "Reading is good for you. How many books have you read over the last year?" What is wrong with this question?

1/3

Q2.

2/3

Q3.A student asks his classmates how long they spent yesterday doing their homework. Which of the following is the best answer box for him to provide?

3/3

Lesson summary: Survey questions

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