Voting Systems Crossword

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Voters put an X next to their favoured candidate with the most votes in a constituency wins. Has a lot of wasted votes.
First Past The Post
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A hybrid voting system that contains elements of FPTP where voters put an X next to the candidate they want to run their constituency and also proportional representation
Additional Member System
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A preferential system where the voter has to rank the candidates in order of preference.
Alternative Vote
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A form of proportional representation which uses preferential voting in multi-member constituencies
Single Transferable Vote
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Shortened version of AV
Supplementary Vote
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A hybrid voting system that contains elements of FPTP where voters put an X next to the candidate they want to run their constituency and also proportional representation

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Additional Member System

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A preferential system where the voter has to rank the candidates in order of preference.

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Card 4

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A form of proportional representation which uses preferential voting in multi-member constituencies

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Card 5

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Shortened version of AV

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