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Richard N. Aufmann + 3 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305965584

Chapter 4.2, Problem 30ES

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Radio Stations Use the pairwise comparison method to determine the favorite radio sation in Exercise 20.

To determine

Use plurality with elimination to determine ttie students' favorîte radio station among the four.

**Given Information:**

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**Concept used:**

Create a table to keep track of each of the head-to-head comparisons, first note that a matchup between, say,

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**Calculation:**

Therefore, the winner of this matchup is

Therefore, the winner of this matchup is

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