Essentials of Statistics (5th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32192-459-2
ISBN 13: 978-0-32192-459-9

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Statistics - 1-2 Statistical and Critical Thinking: 25

Answer

The poll could be biased.

Work Step by Step

The poll reports that potatoes was the favorite vegetable chosen by the people. But the company in charge of this poll is Idaho Potato Commission. It is clear that the poll could be easily biased towards potatoes therefore that is what is wrong with this poll.
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