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    Virginia is measuring attitudes towards recycling. She wants to force her participants to take a stand on the issue, yet she also wants to have a sensitive measure. How many points should she use on her rating scale?
    a. 2
    b. 3
    c. 5
    d. 6
    I really do not understand this.

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    Answer: a. 2

    This question is a bit tricky. The word "forced" is the relevant word here. It is pertaining to likert type scales where participants would be asked to rate their attitudes toward recycling on several levels, such ranging from 1) ...

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    Virginia is measuring attitudes towards recycling. This solution provides the best answer and explanation of a sensitive attitude measure and how many points the rating scale should have.