Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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

Chapter 13 - Voting and Apportionment - 13.3 Apportionment Method - Exercise Set 13.3: 35

Answer

With Jefferson's method, each group's modified quota is rounded down to the nearest whole number. With Adams's method, each group's modified quota is rounded up to the nearest whole number.

Work Step by Step

Jefferson's method and Adams's method are two methods which can be used to solve the apportionment problem. With Jefferson's method, each group's modified quota is rounded down to the nearest whole number. With Adams's method, each group's modified quota is rounded up to the nearest whole number.
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