I thought very hard about the survey questions because I did not want to influence the taker or be biased in any way. I started the survey with easy questions so the taker would not be overwhelmed at the beginning. My first question was the age of the survey taker, and I had a variety of ages who answered. Next, I asked if the taker had ever participated in a judged competition or sport because I believe that can affect their opinion if they taker had never participated in an activity that receives participation trophies. The question asking if the taker believes that a child should get a participation trophy even is he/she is not good is the first question that is almost exactly split into halves. Thirty-nine takers believe a child should, and thirty-eight believe the child should not; but oddly enough, fifty-three people believe the participation trophy helps the...
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...ple to have the chance to take the survey because people who are Facebook users usually check their account at least once every three days.
In conclusion, the results show that the majority of the population believe that the millennial generation is entitled, however, they are split in their opinion on whether or not children should receive participation trophies. Many attributes can change their answers including age, whether or not they have children, and if they participated in sports. I have learned that our society has not yet come to an agreement on this controversial issue, and each individual opinion is slightly different depending on how they believe the participation trophy should be treated. Some believe that special needs children deserve them, that all children under a certain age should receive them, and that no child at all needs a participation trophy
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