General information

Question text: Imagine that the United States is preparing for the outbreak of an epidemic expected to kill 600 people. Two alternative programs to combat the disease have been proposed. Scientists estimate that the outcome of each program is as follows:

  • If Program A is adopted, 300 people will die.
  • If Program B is adopted, there is a 50-50 chance that either none will die or 600 people will die.

Which program would you favor: Program A or Program B?
Answer type: Radio buttons
Answer options: 1 Program A
2 Program B
Label: people died version
Empty allowed: One-time warning
Error allowed: Not allowed
Multiple instances: No

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