The question is, how do company advertisements get us to do things most of us agree are bad for our health? More directly to this assignment, how do companies use statistics in misleading ways to convince us to buy their product.
Locate an advertisement on social media or the internet that uses statistical data. Carefully read the ad and then respond to the following in a paper. If possible try using making the assignment on alcohol or anything that can damage our health, but not on a smoking article, please.
What is the ad trying to say?
What statistical data are misrepresented or exaggerated?
What are the undesirable consequences to the consumer?
What is an ethical solution that considers the welfare of the stakeholders?
Your paper should be two double-spaced pages. Use current APA formatting to cite your sources.