# Comparing Random and Biased Samples of Population

Skill:

Distinguish between a population and a sample and draw conclusions about the sample (random or biased).

# Comparing Random and Biased Samples of Population

Explore the significance of sample selection by comparing judgment and random samples in this activity.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections. *

### Open-ended question 1

How is taking a random sample different from taking a judgement sample?

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### Open-ended question 2

Which sampling method seemed to be more accurate? Why do you think that is?

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