You can also create a template from your poll. The advantage of this is that you can build your poll and reuse it later on. Suppose that you are a software company and want to create a poll for each release of your product. Those polls will always have the same questions. Instead of always recreating the same poll, you can create a poll template and apply it when you release new software.
For this recipe you need a WebCenter Portal application with a connection to the WebCenter schema which is described in the first recipe.