Research - write good survey questions

This is for do a survey

Types of questions

There are lots of question types, more than just "closed" and "open", including:

There are a lot more.

What kinds of questions are best for our project?

Why are these bad questions?

  1. Do you enjoy dyadic interaction in your ESP class?
  2. In which ways have you and which ways have you not changed the way you teach based on your experience as a learner and as someone who lives in a foreign country?
  3. What would be the best way to learn Japanese for a Canadian student?
  4. What wouldn’t you avoid doing if you were not in Japan?
  5. How much do you weigh?
  6. How much homework do you do every night?
  7. When did you stop stealing bicycles?
  8. Do you agree that punishing students, when done by a good teacher, is a good thing?
  9. How much time do you spend on the internet: 5-10 hours per week, 2-5 hours per week, 0-2 hours per week

Principles of Question Writing

Can you match any of the above questions to the problems below?

Types of questions