MTH102 (MATH MODELING IN THE SCIENCES), 4:30PM-5:45PM Textbook:
SPRING 2008
Mathematics and the Currents of Change, by Meyer and Meyer Pearson Custom Publishing (second edition), ISBN 0-536-35788-9
Professor: Lubell, [email protected] Office: Alu
COALITIONS AND CAUCUSES
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Mathematical Background A set of n objects contains exactly 2n subsets. For example, the 23 8 subsets of a, b, c are
, a, b, c , a, b , a, c , b, c , a, b, c .
We have arranged the eight subsets in order o
BANZHAF REVIEW
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1. A senate with nine Red party members, nine Green party members, and one independent decides issues by simple majority according to the model 10 : 1111111111111111111 . Prior to any vote, the nine Reds
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PRACTICE PROBLEMS
FEBRUARY 15, 2008
A community with seventy-one voters submits preference lists for five mayoral candidates, named A, B, C, D, and E. The results are Number of voters with each preference list 19 First place Second place Th