RESEARCH TOPI1.docx - RESEARCH TOPIC WHY DO YOUR FRIENDS...

This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 3 pages.

RESEARCH TOPIC: WHY DO YOUR FRIENDS HAVE MORE FRIENDS THAN YOU? By: Abstract: Introduction: Your friends are probably more popular than you are and this doesn’t just apply to you but every other person on this planet. Indicated by the 2011 pew survey, the average facebook user has 245 friends whereas the average friend on facebook has 359 friends. This phenomenon is known as the "friendship Paradox" and was explored upon by Scott .L Feld. This research paper explains the reasons behind this paradox. Discussion: Your friends are probably more popular than you are and this doesnt just apply to you but every other person on this planet.Indicated by the 2011 pew survey, the average facebook user has 245 friends whereas the average friend on facebook has
359 friends.This phenomenon is known as the "friendship Paradox" and was explored upon by Scott .L Feld To put it simply, consider a situation involving four people: Alice,Bobby,Charlie and Dora. Imagine that Alice and Bobby are friends and Charlie is friends with all of them and Dora is friends with Bobby and Charlie. Your friends are probably more popular than you are and this doesnt

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture