Variable Description

Name
E8
Label
Moving on -Did police have right to search Wayne?
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-2 Not stated 77
0.00%
-1 No questionnaire 7,182
0.00%
1 Correct answer 2,985
68.53%
0.00%
2 Incorrect answer 1,371
31.47%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
4356 7259 1 2 1.32

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Codes
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

8

33 questions before...
(1 mark)

Wayne (18) says he was hanging around outside the newsagents, minding his own business, when a young policeman asked him to turn out his pockets. The policeman said he suspected that Wayne was carrying stolen goods. He wasn’t. Wayne is now complaining that the policeman had no right to search him. Is this true?

Generic text
(1 mark)
153 questions after...
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  • BCS70 Moving On (1986) Dataset - E8
    Moving on -Did police have right to search Wayne?
    • Wayne (18) says he was hanging around outside the newsagents, minding his own business, when a young policeman asked him to turn out his pockets. The policeman said he suspected that Wayne was carrying stolen goods. He wasn’t. Wayne is now complaining that the policeman had no right to search him. Is this true?