Re: Nov 16 draft of voting mechanics
On Mon, Nov 18, 2002 at 04:24:22AM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> Right. A tie is precisely when there are no uneliminated propositions (and
> thus no weakest uneliminated propositions that can be eliminated).
Consider a ballot with the options A, B, C, D, E. E is the default
option. The votes are:
Now consider a ballot with additional options a, b, c, d. The votes are:
This should result in a tie between d and D.
If you have no propositions for a tie, how can you tell which options
are involved in the tie?