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Richard N. Aufmann + 3 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305965584

Chapter 4.3, Problem 1ES

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In the following exercises that involve weighted voting systems for voters A. B. C. ... the systems are given in the form

A weighted voting system is given by

a. What is the quota?

b. How many voters are in this system?

c. What is the weight of voter B?

d. What is the weight of the coalition

e. Is

f. Which voters are critical voters in the coalition

g. I-low many coalitions can be formed?

h. How many coalitions consist of exactly two voters?

To determine

**(a)**

Weighted voting system is given by

**Given Information:**

A weighted voting system is given by

**Concept used:**

The weight of voter

To determine

**(b)**

How many voters are in this system?

To determine

**(c)**

What is the voter

To determine

**(d)**

What is the weight of tile coalition

To determine

**(e)**

Is

To determine

**(f)**

Which voters are critical voters in the coalition

To determine

**(g)**

How many coalitions can be formed?

To determine

**(h)**

How many coalitions consist of exactly two voters?

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