Election Problems and Engine Failure
Lecture no. 15 from the course: Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
The challenge of choosing an election winner can be thought of as taking voters' rank orderings of candidates and returning a societal rank ordering. A mathematically similar situation occurs when trying to determine what type of engine lasts longest among competing versions.