# Math Help Please? c: Thank you :3

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At your summer job with a research company, you must get a random sample of people from your town to answer a question about spending habits. Which of the following methods is most likely to be random?

A) You survey customers at the local shopping mall.
B) You survey people chosen randomly from the local phonebook.
C) You survey several of your friends.
D) You survey customers at a popular restaurant

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None of these would be random today. When this question was written, the phone book would be the obvious choice. However, in 2012, over 38% of adults have no landline, so they won't be listed in phone books.

(I hate these questions that are so out-of-date!)

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(I hate them to :c)
So since we know that this question is old, would it be C? That was my first guess but I wasn't really sure...

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Surveying your friends would not be random.

If you're looking for spending habits, a mall might be the most appropriate.

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Oh, okay. Thanks a bunch!! Again! Also, I do an online school. So I don't know if they can change the question or remove it.. :c

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I thought so. Online schools tend to use a lot of really old information and questions. :-(

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Yeah, I've noticed that. It's kinda irritating.. :(

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I suggest A

in a survey out of 1092 people three out of seven pick the color blue and one out of six pick the color red. How many did not pick a color

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A- Is You Survey customers at the local shopping mall. Would You Have Picked this one because you said that a mall would be the best answer????????????

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I JUST HAD A NUMBER 7!!!!!!!!
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