Call for shock tactics to get message through



  1. What is your personal opinion on using sunscreen, wearing protective gear, and spending time in the sun? Is it the same as one of the young people in the article?
  2. Do you think the six young people reported in this article are representative of Tasmania's young people? Why or why not?
  3. Design a survey and a sampling strategy to address the issues raised in this article. Think about the sample size needed, the age range of young people selected,where you would find them, and how you would select them at a given location.



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