Suppose you were interviewing people about their views on gun control. You ask the respondents the following question: How much do you agree or disagree with this statement:
"The United States needs stiffer laws controlling the purchase and ownership of guns." The
respondents are then asked to rank their feelings on the following scale: strongly agree,
somewhat agree, neither agree or disagree, somewhat disagree, or strongly disagree. What
level of measurement would you be using?
a. ratio c. nominal
b. ordinal d. interval