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      11-05-2012, 01:58 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by kmarei View Post
yes but if you take enough samples, you get an idea of the outcome
if there are 100 people
and each sample questions 8 people
after you've done 5 or 6 polls, (assuming you're not asking the same 8 people everytime) you would have an idea of almost half the population.
so one poll is more of a guestimate
5 or more polls is a clearer picture of the truth
True. I agree with why the polls and predictions are there, but there have been surprises in the past. In a race this close, I just don't trust the polls to be as accurate as you'd think.

I'll wait until tomorrow to see what happens
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