For each given population, create a research question and at least one survey question that can help you answer your research question. Assume your math class is the representative sample you will survey. Homework Help ✎
Population: students at my school
Research Question: How many students at our school would take advantage of extended library hours?
Survey Question for my Math Class: If the school library were open at 7:15 a.m., would you use it at least once per week?
Population: all high school math students in the U.S.
Research Question: Why do high school students take math?
Survey Question for my Math Class: The main reason I’m taking this class is:
1) It is a graduation requirement.
2) It is a college prerequisite.
3) My parents are making me.
4) I’m interested in math.
5) For some other reason.
Answers will vary. Do your best to create an unbiased question.
Research: What is the average commute distance to school for teenagers?
Survey: What is the distance from where you live to school?