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  •  I agree. I've had 8 statistics (1+ / 0-)
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    courses in my life, several at the graduate level, Designed Experiments, stats related to quality assurance, reliability engineering and the like.  It's a straightforward exercize to determine sample size and the confidence interval for a properly designed research instrument that doesn't introduce bias in the questions, like "Is Obama Black?" followed by "do you think a black president is likely to fail?"

    As we all know, we can lie with statistics.

    Republicans are like alligators. All mouth and no ears.

    by Ohiodem1 on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 09:22:12 AM PDT

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