BuyFind*arrow_forward*

4th Edition

Richard N. Aufmann + 3 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305965584

Chapter 4.2, Problem 1EE

Textbook Problem

1 views

Using the Borda method of voting, which flavor of iced tea is preferred by this group? Which is second? Which is third?

To determine

**To Explain::**

By using Borda count method, Sixty people asked their preference for flavor of iced tea.

**Given::**

Below is the table for verity of iced tea:

**Calculation:**

As per above table, Each

Plain Iced Tea:

Total

Lemon Iced Tea:

Mathematical Excursions (MindTap Course List)

Show all chapter solutions

Ch. 4.1 - Verify this apportionment using the Jefferson...Ch. 4.1 - Find the apportionment that would have resulted if...Ch. 4.1 - Give each state one representative. Use the...Ch. 4.1 - Find the apportionment that would have resulted if...Ch. 4.1 - Explain how to calculate the standard divisor of...Ch. 4.1 - Teacher Aides A total of 25 teacher aides are to...Ch. 4.1 - In the Hamilton apportionment method, explain how...Ch. 4.1 - What is quota rule?Ch. 4.1 - Governing Boards The following table shows how the...Ch. 4.1 - Forest Rangers The table below shows how the...

Ch. 4.1 - Sales Associates The table below shows the number...Ch. 4.1 - Hospital Interns The table below shows the number...Ch. 4.1 - House of Representatives The U.S. House of...Ch. 4.1 - College Enrollment The following table shows the...Ch. 4.1 - Medical Care A hospital district consists of six...Ch. 4.1 - What is the Alabama paradox?Ch. 4.1 - What is the population paradox?Ch. 4.1 - What is the new states paradox?Ch. 4.1 - 15. What is the Balinski-Young Impossibility...Ch. 4.1 - Apportionment of Projectors Consider the...Ch. 4.1 - Hotel Management A company operates four resorts....Ch. 4.1 - College Security A college apportions 40 security...Ch. 4.1 - Management Scientific Research Corporation has...Ch. 4.1 - Education The science division of a college...Ch. 4.1 - Elementary School Teachers The following table...Ch. 4.1 - Social Workers The following table shows the...Ch. 4.1 - Computer Usage The table below shows the number of...Ch. 4.1 - The population of Illinois increased by over...Ch. 4.1 - 25. The population of Louisiana increased 1.4%...Ch. 4.1 - House of Representatives Currently. the U.S. House...Ch. 4.1 - Computer Usage Use the Webster method to apportion...Ch. 4.1 - Demographics The table below shows the populations...Ch. 4.1 - Which of she following apportionment methods can...Ch. 4.1 - According to Michael Balinski and H. Peyton Young,...Ch. 4.1 - 31. What method is presently used to apportion the...Ch. 4.1 - 32. According to the 2010 census, what is the...Ch. 4.1 - John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the...Ch. 4.1 - In the Huntington-Hill method of apportionment,...Ch. 4.1 - Deriving the Huntington-Hill Number The...Ch. 4.2 - Using the Borda method of voting, which flavor of...Ch. 4.2 - Instead of using the normal Borda method, suppose...Ch. 4.2 - Suppose the Borda method used in Exercise I of...Ch. 4.2 - Suppose the Borda method used in Exercise I of...Ch. 4.2 - Suppose the Borda method used in Exercise 1 of...Ch. 4.2 - Can the assignment of points for first. Second,...Ch. 4.2 - Suppose the assignment of points for first,...Ch. 4.2 - What is the difference between a majority and a...Ch. 4.2 - Explain why the plurality voting system may not be...Ch. 4.2 - Explain how the Borda Count method of voting...Ch. 4.2 - Explain how the plurality with elimination voting...Ch. 4.2 - 5. Explain how the pairwise comparison voting...Ch. 4.2 - What does the Condorcet criterion say?Ch. 4.2 - Is there a best voting method? Is one method more...Ch. 4.2 - Explain why. if only two candidates are running,...Ch. 4.2 - Presidential Election The table below shows the...Ch. 4.2 - Breakfast Cereal Sixteen people were asked to rank...Ch. 4.2 - Cartoon Characters A kindergarten class was...Ch. 4.2 - Catering A 15-person committee is having lunch...Ch. 4.2 - Movies Fifty consumers were surveyed about their...Ch. 4.2 - Breakfast Cereal Use the Borda count method of...Ch. 4.2 - Cartoons Use the Borda count method of voting to...Ch. 4.2 - Catering Use the Borda count method of voting to...Ch. 4.2 - Class Election A senior high school class held an...Ch. 4.2 - Cell Phone Usage A journalist reviewing various...Ch. 4.2 - Baseball Uniforms A Little League baseball team...Ch. 4.2 - Radio Stations A number of college students were...Ch. 4.2 - Class Election Use plurality with elimination to...Ch. 4.2 - Cell Phone Usage Use plurality with elimination to...Ch. 4.2 - Campus Club A campus club has money left over in...Ch. 4.2 - Recreation A company is planning its annual summer...Ch. 4.2 - X-Men Movies Fans of the X-Men movies have been...Ch. 4.2 - Family Reunion The Nelson family is trying to...Ch. 4.2 - School Mascot A new college needs to pick a moscot...Ch. 4.2 - Election Five candidates are running for president...Ch. 4.2 - Baseball Uniforms Use the pairwise comparison...Ch. 4.2 - Radio Stations Use the pairwise comparison method...Ch. 4.2 - Does the winner in Exercise tic satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - 32. Does the winner in Exercise 12 satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - Does the winner in Exercise 2k satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - Does the winner in Exercise 24c satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - Does the winner in Exercise 17 satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - Does the winner in Exercise 20 satisfy the...Ch. 4.2 - Election Three candidates are running for mayor. A...Ch. 4.2 - Film Competition Three films have been selected as...Ch. 4.2 - 39. Election A campus club needs to elect four...Ch. 4.2 - Scholarship Awards The members of a scholarship...Ch. 4.2 - Another method of voting is to assign a weight. or...Ch. 4.2 - Approval voting is a system in which voters may...Ch. 4.2 - Restaurants Suppose you and three friends. David,...Ch. 4.3 - Using the data in Example 1 on page 211, list all...Ch. 4.3 - For the data in Example I on page 211, calculate...Ch. 4.3 - Using the data in Check Your Progress 3 on page...Ch. 4.3 - For the data in Check Your Progress 3 on page 215,...Ch. 4.3 - Create a voting system with three members that is...Ch. 4.3 - Create a voting system with four members in which...Ch. 4.3 - Create a voting system with five members that...Ch. 4.3 - In the following exercises that involve weighted...Ch. 4.3 - In the following exercises that involve weighted...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Calculate, if possible, the l3anzhaf power index...Ch. 4.3 - Which, if any, of the voting systems in Exercises...Ch. 4.3 - Explain why it is impossible to calculate the...Ch. 4.3 - Music Education A music department Consists of a...Ch. 4.3 - Four voters. A, B. C, and D. make decisions by...Ch. 4.3 - Criminal Justice In a criminal trial, each of the...Ch. 4.3 - Criminal Justice In California civil court cases,...Ch. 4.3 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4.3 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4.3 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4.3 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4.3 - Football At the beginning of each football season,...Ch. 4.3 - Football The head coach in Exercise 23 has decided...Ch. 4.3 - Consider the weighted voting system { 60:4,56,58...Ch. 4.3 - 26. Consider the weighted voting system {...Ch. 4.3 - Consider the weighted voting system { q:8,3,3,2 },...Ch. 4.3 - 28. a. In a weighted voting system, suppose that...Ch. 4.3 - Voter Intimidation and Tampering Consider the...Ch. 4.3 - UN Security Council The United Nations C Security...Ch. 4 - Education The following table shows the...Ch. 4 - Airline Industry The following table shows the...Ch. 4 - Airline Industry The table below shows how the...Ch. 4 - 4. Education The following table shows the number...Ch. 4 - Technology A company has four offices. The...Ch. 4 - Automobile Sales Consider the apportionment of 27...Ch. 4 - Music Company MusicGalore.biz has offices in Los...Ch. 4 - Building Inspectors A city apportions 34 building...Ch. 4 - Is the Hamilton apportionment method susceptible...Ch. 4 - Is the Jefferson apportionment method susceptible...Ch. 4 - Corporate Security The Huntington-Hill...Ch. 4 - Essay Contest Four finalists are competing in an...Ch. 4 - Ski Club A campus ski club is trying o decide...Ch. 4 - Campus Election Four students are running for the...Ch. 4 - Consumer Preferences A group of consumers were...Ch. 4 - Use the pairwise comparison method of voting to...Ch. 4 - Use the pairwise comparison method of voting to...Ch. 4 - Homecoming Queen Three high school students are...Ch. 4 - Homecoming Queen In Exercise I. suppose Cynthia L....Ch. 4 - Scholarship Awards A scholarship committee must...Ch. 4 - A weighted voting system for voters A, B, C, and D...Ch. 4 - A weighted voting system for voters A. B. C. D....Ch. 4 - Calculate the Banzhaf power indices for voters A....Ch. 4 - Calculate the Banzhaf power indices for voters A,...Ch. 4 - 25. Calculate the Banzhaf power indices for voters...Ch. 4 - Calculate the Banzhaf power indices for voters A,...Ch. 4 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4 - Identify any dictator and all dummies for each...Ch. 4 - Four voters. A. B. C. and D. make decisions by...Ch. 4 - Postal Service The table below shows the number of...Ch. 4 - Computer Allocation The following table shows the...Ch. 4 - High School Counselors The following table shows...Ch. 4 - A weighted voting system for voters A, B, C, D....Ch. 4 - Consumer Preference One hundred consumers ranked...Ch. 4 - Executives Preferences A company with offices...Ch. 4 - Exam Review A professor is preparing an extra...Ch. 4 - Budget Proposal A committee must vote on which of...Ch. 4 - Drama Department The four staff members. A, B,C,...Ch. 4 - Three voters. A. B. and C, make decisions by using...

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions Round each result to three significant digits when necessary: Change 4060 kg to metric tons.

Elementary Technical Mathematics

MUNICIPAL BONDS Maya paid 10,000 for a 7-year bond issued by a city. She received interest amounting to 3500 ov...

Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences

In Problems 15-20, find the indicated derivative.
19. Find

Mathematical Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences

Calculate each expression in Exercises 124, giving the answer as a whole number or a fraction in lowest terms. ...

Finite Mathematics

Evaluate the integral. 8. t2sintdt

Calculus: Early Transcendentals

True or False: 23xdx is an improper integral.

Study Guide for Stewart's Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th

Using Absolute Value In Exercises 173-176, use the result of Exercise 172 to find the derivative of the functio...

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions

Let X have a Poisson distribution with parameter . Show that E(X) = directly from the definition of expected v...

Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences

Graphing Logarithmic Functions Graph the function, not by plotting points, but by starting from the graphs in F...

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (Standalone Book)

Multiply the following numbers and verify your answers. 58919_11,191

Contemporary Mathematics for Business & Consumers

A researcher conducts an independent-measures, two-factor study using a separate sample of n=10 participants in...

Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Exercises
If , is an arbitrary collection of ideals of the ring , prove that is an ideal of .

Elements Of Modern Algebra

SOC A researcher has gathered information from a random sample of 178 households. For each of the following var...

Essentials Of Statistics

Interpreting Integrals In Exercises 89 and 90, (a) sketch the region whose area is given by the integral, (b) s...

Calculus of a Single Variable

let f(x) = x3 + 5, g(x) = x2 2, and h(x)= 2x + 4. Find the rule for each function. 5. fg

Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences: A Brief Approach

Terminology Answer each of the following statements true or false regarding the level of significance a of a hy...

Understanding Basic Statistics

Differentiate. f() = cos sin

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Finding a Derivative In Exercises 31-42, find the derivative of the algebraic function. f(x)=(x3x)(x2+2)(x2+x1)

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions (MindTap Course List)

Differentiating Radical functions In Exercises 3136, find the derivative of the function. See Example 7. Functi...

Calculus: An Applied Approach (MindTap Course List)

2
1
0
does not exist

Study Guide for Stewart's Multivariable Calculus, 8th

In a recent study, Piff, Kraus, Ct, Cheng, and Keltner (2010) found that people from lower socio- economic clas...

Essentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

For Questions 1 through 6, fill in each blank with the appropriate word or number. The trigonometric functions ...

Trigonometry (MindTap Course List)

Sketch the curve and find the area that it encloses. 10. r = 1 sin

Single Variable Calculus

Simplify the expressions in Exercises 5764, given that x,y,z,a,b, and c are positive real numbers. (x+9)2

Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Convert the expressions in Exercises 8596 radical form. 34/5

Applied Calculus

Find the slopes of the lines containing: a 2,-3 and 4,5 b 3,-2 and 3,7 c 1,-1 and 2,-2 d -2.7,5 and -1.3,5 e a,...

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

For Problems 33-42, list the elements of each set. For example, the elements of x|x is a natural number less th...

Intermediate Algebra

In Exercises 23 to 28, find the equation realtionship requested. Then eliminate fractions and square root radic...

Elementary Geometry for College Students

Prove that ddx(cotx)=csc2x.

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Differentiate the function. F(t) =(ln t)2 sin t

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Volume I

A fluid has density 870 kg/m3 and flows with velocity v = z i + y2 j + x2 k, where x, y, and z are measured in ...

Multivariable Calculus

Add or subtract each of the following values. a. 0.875+0.712 b. 5.004+0.92+0.5034 c. 0.006+12.3+0.0009 d. 2.99+...

Mathematics For Machine Technology

A population proportion is .40. A sample of size 200 will be taken and the sample proportion p will be used to ...

Statistics for Business & Economics, Revised (MindTap Course List)

In a completely randomized experimental design, three brands of paper towels were tested for their ability to a...

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

Finding an Indefinite Integral In Exercises 9-30, find the indefinite integral and check the result by differen...

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

For each of the following operational definitions, decide whether you consider it to be a valid measure. Explai...

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Graph each polynomial function. f(x)=x316x

College Algebra (MindTap Course List)

Suppose that a new Internet company Mumble.com requires all employees to take a drug test. Mumble.com can affor...

Introduction To Statistics And Data Analysis

Describe the four probability sampling methods presented in the book, other than simple random sampling (strati...

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Motion of a Spring In Exercises 31-34, use the differential equation wgy(t)+by(t)+ky(t)=wgF(t) which models the...

Multivariable Calculus

A regulation tennis ball has a diameter of 212 inches; a Ping-Pong ball has a diameter of 112 inches. a. Find a...

Mathematics: A Practical Odyssey

The multiplication rule says that if an operation can be performed in k step can be performed in ni ways 1ik , ...

Discrete Mathematics With Applications

In Problems 118 solve the given differential equation. 11. x2y + 5xy + 4y = 0

A First Course in Differential Equations with Modeling Applications (MindTap Course List)

ReminderRound all answers to two decimal places unless otherwise indicated. Getting a Polynomial from PointsA p...

Functions and Change: A Modeling Approach to College Algebra (MindTap Course List)

Consider the following data for two independent random samples taken from two normal populations.
Compute the ...

Essentials Of Statistics For Business & Economics

23. An experiment has been conducted for four treatments with eight blocks. Complete the following analysis of ...

Modern Business Statistics with Microsoft Office Excel (with XLSTAT Education Edition Printed Access Card) (MindTap Course List)