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Unformatted text preview: reason why to generalize these results any further than our national boundaries. However, even within our nation, we might see some error due to the small amount of participation in the experiments. Different results may have been seen if the researchers decided on a completely different area to take their samples from. Around the country, there are clusters of people of the same race, age, and political views, so that may have affected the end results of the experiment. Part B: The sampling method my group was planning on using may present us with a problem. The first thing I thought of was that the group we planned on sampling may be too similar. By simply asking our own friends, they may share the same qualities and personality traits as ourselves, making the results impossible to apply outside of Santa Barbara....
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This note was uploaded on 08/26/2011 for the course COMM 88 taught by Professor Jansma during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.
- Spring '08