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Assignment 3: Using a Sociological Approach Andrew Mitrik Professor Fearn Introduction to Sociology 6/1/2019
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Learn ( Write a paragraph of at least 5 to 7 sentences answering the following questions .) What were the key findings from the research? Be sure that you are answering in your own words. The study focused on an area that was defined as a food desert by the USDA. The popular thought would be that the residents shopped more at the corner markets since they were closer. The study found that the residents did travel to the supermarkets, but not often, usually once a month. The residents would take the bus to the supermarket then have to get a taxi home, resulting in more expense. This meant they could not buy as much produce during the trip since it would become rotten. Thus the residents do not get the fresh fruit and vegetables they need because of the cost associated with going to the store get them.
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Theory (Write 2 paragraphs of at least 5 to 7 sentences each answering the following questions.)
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