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POLS 4150 Handout: Margin of error Determine whether or not we can state that one candidate has a statistically significant ( 95% level of confidence ) lead over the other. Georgia Governor – Deal (R) vs. Barnes (D) Rasmussen (9/21) N = 500 likely voters Deal 45% Barnes 39% California Senate – Boxer (D) vs. Fiorina (R)
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Unformatted text preview: Field (9/14 – 9/21) N = 599 likely voters Boxer 47% Fiorina 41% What if N = 1,500 in the above? Wisconsin Senate – Johnson (R) vs. Feingold (D) McClatchy / Marist (9/26 – 9/28) N = 1,000 registered voters Johnson 52% Feingold 45% How about at the 99% level?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2010 for the course POLI 4150 taught by Professor Wilk during the Fall '10 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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