A survey conducted at a local pet store included a section about dogs. Which of these questions is a statistical question and should be included on the survey?
A) "How many legs does a dog have?"
B) "How many dogs do you own?"
C) "Does a dog go to a veterinarian?"
D) "Is a kennel a shelter for dogs?"
Mar 9th 2013, 10:49 PM
Re: statistical question
Hint: Consider not only what is relevant (think about the context of the questionnaire being asked to pet owners and what is relevant for them to answer), but also questions that are able to be quantified accurately (i.e you can turn an answer into a number quite easily).