In this assignment, I want you to conduct an opinion poll and find out what 10 o

In this assignment, I want you to conduct an opinion poll and find out what 10 other people think of nuclear power. I then want you to try to concoct a biased survey and ask 10 other people. You can make the survey biased in favor of nuclear power, or against it – your choice!<
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For the unbiased survey ask the following question: <
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The use of nuclear power to generate electricity should be increased.<
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Strongly Disagree <
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Disagree <
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Neutral <
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Agree <
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Strongly Agree<
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For the biased survey have some fun and add a preamble to your question. Do not use these exact preambles, but here are examples. <
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Biased in favor: Given that nuclear power produces no CO2 and therefore no global warming, and that new power plant designs are available with greatly enhanced safety, the use of nuclear power to generate electricity should be increased.<
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Biased against: Given that nuclear wastes are radioactive and remain toxic for thousands of years, and in light of the accidents at Chernobyl and Fukushima, the use of nuclear power to generate electricity should be increased anyway.<
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To complete the assignment, write a 300 word response that includes the responses to the unbiased question, the biased question you asked, the responses to it, and then comment on how well you were able to bias the survey. What does this imply about hearing survey responses in the news?

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