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A major consequence of proportional representation is that it


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A major consequence of proportional representation is that it

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A) reduces the chances of political instability

B) favours the development of a two-party system

C) discourages voting along ethnic lines

D) encourages the proliferation of parties


The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

A major consequence of proportional representation is that it encourages the proliferation of parties, as the possibility of obtaining separate representation is there for each party no matter how small.

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