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down by political affiliation. The percentages do not add up to 100%. What other information is relevant? Respondents could answer “More guns”, “fewer guns”, “Number is about right”, “Unsure”. The margin of error is ±3. Are relevant fallacies avoided? No. There may be a selection bias, as we do not know where the respondents were from or how they were selected. It might also help to know if them or anyone in their home is a registered gun owner, as this could influence their opinion on gun ownership. 5
Week 4 Lab ± References Battersby, M. Is that a fact? A field guide to statistical and scientific information. 2010. Ontario: Broadview Press. Work. (n.d.). Retrieved September 29, 2016, from Guns. (n.d.). Retrieved September 29, 2016, from Saad, L. (2015). Americans Plan on Spending a Lot More This Christmas. Retrieved September 29, 2016, from - plan-spending-lot-christmas.aspx Davis, A. (2016). Americans' Optimism About Homebuying Climate Dips. Retrieved September 29, 2016, from - optimism-homebuying-climate-dips.aspx?g_source=housing 6

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