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  • Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society, Volume 2
  • February 1883, pp. 25-27

On Voting


Suppose that we have c candidates, e electors, s seats, v votes.

There are at least three different kinds of voting to consider: Simple, Combinational, and Cumulative.

I. Simple voting. By simple voting I mean any case in which an elector has only one vote. Denote the candidates by A, B, C, D.

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