This week covers probability and non-probability sampling. Discuss in detail the
characteristics of probability and nonprobability sampling. Discuss the reasons that
researchers would use conditional probability instead of unconditional probability in their
Be sure to support your statements with logic and argument, use at least two peer
reviewed articles and cite them to support your statements. Post your initial response
early and check back often to continue the discussion. Be sure to respond to two of your
peers’ posts as well.
You are required to reply to at least two peer discussion question post answers to this
weekly discussion question and/or your instructor’s response to your posting. These
post replies need to be substantial and constructive in nature. They should add to the
content of the post and evaluate/analyze that post answer. Normal course dialogue
doesn’t fulfill these two peer replies, but is expected throughout the course. Answering
all course questions is also required.