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The second ballot is based on the principle that a successful candidate must obtain

Options

A) absolute majority

B) simple majority

C) forty percent of the votes

D) fifty percent of the votes


The correct answer is A.

Explanation:

The second ballot is an electoral system in which the voters choose between the two candidates with the greatest number of votes in an earlier election that fails to produce a majority for any one candidate.

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    the second ballot is a system in which d candidate with d highest vote is declared as d winner

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  • The second ballot is an electoral system in which the voters choose between the two candidates with the greatest number of votes in an earlier election that fails to produce a majority for any one candidate.