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# Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community ...

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 Preferred Budgets ($in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5 Table 15.2 Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. What budget does the median voter prefer? ▸ 7 ▸ 8 ▸ 9 ▸ 10 Textbook  Microeconomics: Principles, Applications, and Tools Edition: 8th Authors: O'Sullivan, Sheffrin, Perez Read 627 times 36 Replies Replies wrote... 4 weeks ago  8 wrote... 4 weeks ago  Smart ... Thanks! wrote... 4 weeks ago  Preferred Budgets ($ in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5

Table 15.2

Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. If Jay proposed $7 million while David proposed$10 million, Jay will get ________ thousand votes while David gets ________ thousand votes.

▸ 32; 29

▸ 46; 49

▸ 51; 29

▸ 52; 29
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 Preferred Budgets ($in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5 Table 15.2 Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. If Jay proposed$7 million while David proposed $10 million, whose budget will be selected if everyone votes? ▸ Jay's ▸ David's ▸ It will be a tie. ▸ The outcome cannot be predicted. wrote... 4 weeks ago  Jay's wrote... 4 weeks ago  You make an excellent tutor! wrote... 4 weeks ago  Preferred Budgets ($ in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5

Table 15.2

Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. If Jay proposed $6 million while David proposed$10 million, Jay will get ________ thousand votes while David gets ________ thousand votes.

▸ 52; 29

▸ 42; 39

▸ 32; 29

▸ The outcome cannot be predicted.
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 Preferred Budgets ($in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5 Table 15.2 Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. If Jay proposed$6 million while David proposed $10 million, whose budget will be selected if everyone votes? ▸ Jay's ▸ David's ▸ It is a tie. ▸ The outcome cannot be predicted. wrote... 4 weeks ago  The outcome cannot be predicted. wrote... 4 weeks ago  You make an excellent tutor! wrote... 4 weeks ago  Preferred Budgets ($ in millions) 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Number of voters (in thousands) 6 10 16 20 15 9 5

Table 15.2

Table 15.2 shows the preferred budget for a new civic center and the number of voters in a community who prefer that budget. Suppose that Jay initially proposed $6 million while David proposed$10 million. Given the distribution of voters' preferences, Jay can increase his chance of being elected by proposing:

▸ a smaller budget than $6 million. ▸ a greater budget toward the median budget. ▸ a greater budget than$10 million.

▸ none of the above
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