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Richard N. Aufmann + 3 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305965584

Chapter 4.1, Problem 27ES

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Computer Usage Use the Webster method to apportion the computers in Exercise 10, page l4. How do the apportionments results produced using the Webster method compare with the results produced using the

a. Hamilton method?

b. Jefferson method?

To determine

**(a)**

**To find:**

Number of computers using Hamilton Method.

**Given information:**

The given table shows the enrollment for each of the four division of a college. The four divisions are liberal arts, business, humanities and science. There are 180 new computers that are to be apportioned among the divisions based on the enrollments.

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**Calculation:**

Using Webster Method, standard divisor is 87.5. To find number of computers in standard Quota.

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To determine

**(b)**

**To find:**

The standard divisor for an apportionment of the computers.

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