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When posing a question for a poll, the exact wording can have a significant impact on the choices that people make. So any change to a poll question, essentially invalidates the existing votes. E.g. "Do you enjoy eating chocolate?" vs. "Do you like chocolate?" while being essentially the same question will likely result in a different bias. The same goes ...


Your two examples make it obvious that question editing should reset the results, but I can imagine less dramatic changes to a question where you not want to reset the results. For example, if choice #2 had been misspelled as "Oatmael" in the original version of the voite and then corrected by an edit, the previously collected votes would not necessarily ...

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