Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32186-732-2

Chapter 13 - Voting and Apportionment - 13.2 Flaws of Voting Methods - Exercise Set 13.2: 20

Answer

If one candidate has more than half of the first-place votes, then that candidate should be declared the winner.

Work Step by Step

If one candidate has more than half of the first-place votes, then that candidate should be declared the winner. This is the majority criterion.
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