AoCMM 2016
Keep in mind that you are not expected to complete both problems. Try your best on one of them before
moving on to the other, since prizes will be given to not only the teams that score the highest total of the two
problems, but also the teams
PREDICTING THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION
CRYSTAL NGUYEN AND MATTHEW PEARCE
Abstract. The presidential election is decided by the summation of each states
Electoral College votes, so in order to accurately model the presidential election we
must examine the vo
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