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September 20, 2014

Posted by **terrie** on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 3:16pm.

A sample of 400 randomly selected adults shows that 220 of them like pizza.

Based on the given sample information, do you think that the above claim is true? Why or why not?

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**JJ**, Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 4:30pmI tend to think it is true since 220/400 is more than 50% and it was a random sample. If a sample is truly random that we can consider it to be representative of the population.

If they had asked people coming out of a pizza shop, then I would say no.

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