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The manipulation of boundaries of constituencies in order to win more seats is called

Options

A) devolution

B) rigging

C) gerrymandering

D) delimitation


The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

The manipulation of boundaries of constituencies in order to win more seats is called gerrymandering.
According to Ofoegbu (1999) Gerry-mandering constituencies is the process of deliminating constituencies to favour a particular political party or candidate in the election.


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  • The manipulation of boundaries of constituencies in order to win more seats is called gerrymandering.
    According to Ofoegbu (1999) Gerry-mandering constituencies is the process of deliminating constituencies to favour a particular political party or candidate in the election.

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