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Castle Electronics' net payroll for the semimonthly pay period ended May 15, 20--, is $7,498.80. Payroll checks are prepared on May 15, 20--. Blank checks and the prior period paycheck stubs are provided in the Working Papers.
- Prepare a general account check for the total amount of the net pay. Make the check payable to The Peoples Bank, Payroll Account 518-481-148, and sign your name as manager of Castle Electronics.
Pew Research Center publishes polls on issues vital in the news and about American life at its website, www.pewinternet.org. At the end of a report about a survey you can find a paragraph such as this one: These readings come from a national survey executed between November 14 and December 9, 2012, of U.S. adults on landlines and cell phones and in English and in Spanish. The results reported bere come from the 1,802 respondents who are internet users and the margin of error is percentage points.
a) For this survey, determine the population of interest.
b) Pew performs its surveys by phoning numbers generated at random by a computer program. What is the sampling frame? Does this seem representative of the population?
Understand how population shifts affect voting patterns . Write a paragraph examining the Electoral College and describing how population shifts would affect it. Consider the following questions: How is the number of electoral votes determined for each state? What happens when the population in a state increases or decreases? How does this affect the electoral college system?