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Richard N. Aufmann + 3 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305965584

Chapter 4.2, Problem 3EE

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Suppose the Borda method used in Exercise I of this Excursion assigned 10 points for first, 5 points for second, and 0 points for third place. Does this alter the preferences you found in Exercise 1?

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:

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