Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 13 - Voting and Apportionment - 13.3 Apportionment Method - Concept and Vocabulary Check - Page 874: 6


quota, Jefferson's, Adams's, Webster's

Work Step by Step

When each group's population is divided by the modified divisor, a modified quota for that group is obtained. These numbers are rounded down to the nearest whole number using Jefferson's method, rounded up to the nearest whole number using Adams's method, and rounded to the nearest whole number using Webster's method.
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