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Unformatted text preview: Hint #1: split the surplus votes proportionally among remaining candidates Hint#2: if there are no more votes to transfer, and no one left to eliminate, the remaining candidate wins, even if she is below the quota. 15 ballots P-Q-R 20 ballots S-T 15 ballots P-R-Q 9 ballots T-S 8 ballots Q-P-R 17 ballots U 3 ballots R-P-Q 13 ballots V I’ll help get you started… Candidate First count Second count Third count Fourth count Fifth count Sixth count P 30 Q 8 R 3 S 20 T 9 U 17 V 13 Non-transfer.--...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2009 for the course POLISCI 389 taught by Professor Allenhicken during the Winter '09 term at University of Michigan.
- Winter '09