Electoral Systems

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First-Past-The-Post
MP represents constituency; candidate with largest number of votes wins; general elections
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Supplementary Vote
Rank 2 favourite candidates; must have over 50% of vote; London Mayoral Elections
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Additional Member System
Hybrid system; 2 votes; Scottish Parliament and National Assembly for Wales
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Regional Party List
12 multi-member constituencies; vote for party; party produces list; EU Parliament
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Single Transferable Vote
Multi-member constituencies; candidate must achieve quota; rank in preference; Northern Ireland Assembly
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Rank 2 favourite candidates; must have over 50% of vote; London Mayoral Elections

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Supplementary Vote

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Hybrid system; 2 votes; Scottish Parliament and National Assembly for Wales

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Card 4

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12 multi-member constituencies; vote for party; party produces list; EU Parliament

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Card 5

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Multi-member constituencies; candidate must achieve quota; rank in preference; Northern Ireland Assembly

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