Posted by **me** on Monday, May 12, 2008 at 7:15pm.

what is the difference between a biased sample and a biased question

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, May 12, 2008 at 7:40pm
A biased sample is not a true sample of the population at large. For instance, a biased sample may include mostly women or mostly people under age 25.

A biased question reflects the questioner's viewpoint. This site gives examples of biased questions.

http://www.calvin.edu/~rpruim/courses/libarts-stats/I00/overheads/biased.shtml

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**Anonymous**, Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 11:08pm
a biased coin with P(H)=1/4 and P(T)=3/4 is thrown twice, find the probability of getting two heads

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