A polling company obtains an alphabetical list of names of voters in a precinct. They select every 20th person from the list until a sample of 100 is obtained. They then call these 100 people. Does this sampling plan result in a random sample? Simple random sample? Explain.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 20, 2018, 8:32 am ad1c9bdddf
The solution identifies the exact sampling plan for the given situation.