# Issues in Probability & Non-Probability Sampling

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### Which of the following explains the difference between probability and non-probability sampling?

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### 2. Which of the following type of error will always happen no matter how you design your study?

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Probability and non-probability sampling refers to the process of selecting subjects for studies and this quiz/worksheet combination will help you improve your understanding of this process. The quiz questions will help you test your understanding of vocabulary terms associated with probability and non-probability sampling.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test your knowledge of the vocabulary associated with sampling, including:

• Probability sampling
• Non-probability sampling
• Random error
• Systematic error
• Nonresponse error

## Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow you to test your skills in the following areas:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on probability and non-probability sampling
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding types of sampling and interpret it correctly
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the errors associated with sampling

To learn more about sampling, take a look at the lesson called Issues in Probability and Non-Probability Sampling. This research methods lesson covers these objectives:

• Define sampling
• Differentiate between probability and non-probability sampling
• Understand when sampling issues occur
• Identify the three types of error
• Know what type or error is caused by things like underrepresentation, researcher bias, and inadequate sample size
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