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4. Education The following table shows the number of English professors and the number of students taking English at two campuses of a state university. The university is planning to add a new English professor to one of the campuses. Use the apportionment principle to determine which campus should receive the new professor.

Chapter 4, Problem 4RE, 4. Education The following table shows the number of English professors and the number of students

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Mathematical Excursions (MindTap Course List)
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ISBN: 9781305965584
Author: Richard N. Aufmann, Joanne Lockwood, Richard D. Nation, Daniel K. Clegg
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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