**Voting Theory**

The objectives for this week are: (listed after the course outcome(s) in *italics* they relate to)

*Employ critical thinking skills, drawing upon prior knowledge when possible, to analyze and explore new and unfamiliar problems*

1) Identify needed information and/or eliminate extraneous information towards solving contextual problems

2) Recognize proportional relationships from verbal, graphical, symbolic or numerical scenarios

3) Use proportionality to solve and analyze a variety of multi-step contextual problems

*Solve problems using algorithms or formulas*

4) Solve problems involving percents, proportions, and unit conversions

*Communicate methods of solutions and solutions to problems for the clarity of the receiver.*

5) Clearly convey the solutions to problems

6) Use mathematical results to guide decision-making