Marketing Stratified and Cluster Sampling

Stratified and Cluster Sampling

Based on class discussions, please answer the following questions with specific and illustrative examples.

  1. Define stratified sampling and provide a unique and original example from your personal or educational experience that differs from the one discussed in class.
  2. Define cluster sampling and provide a unique and original example from your personal or educational experience that differs from the one discussed in class.
  3. Clearly explain the key distinctions between stratified and cluster sampling.

Deliverable: 1.5 to 2-page paper, double-spaced, with 1-inch margins, utilizing Times New Roman font.

AI Tool Usage Policy

  • Strict Prohibition: The use of AI tools, including but not limited to ChatGPT, is unequivocally prohibited for all assessment activities outlined in this course.
  • Detecting Unauthorized AI Use: As part of our commitment to maintaining academic integrity, certain assessment activities will include questions deliberately engineered by AI to yield incorrect answers. These AI-infused questions serve as litmus tests to identify any unauthorized use of AI tools. Engaging in suspicious behavior, such as submitting an answer mirroring an incorrect AI-generated response, will trigger a comprehensive investigation for potential plagiarism.
  • Consequences of Plagiarism: If plagiarism involving AI-generated responses is confirmed, the outcome will be an F grade, reflecting a breach of academic integrity.