|quota rule||assign the whole number just above or below the standard quota.|
|Hamilton's Method|| 1. Find the standard divisor.|
2. determine each states standard quota. (round down to a whole number). Each state gets that number of seats with a minimum of 1 seat.
3. left over seats are assigned one at a time to states according to the fractional parts of the standard quotas.
|alabama paradox||change in goods. (M)|
|population paradox||change in population|
|new state paradox||change in players|
|Does Hamilton's method always obey the quota rule?||Yes. However, there are 3 paradoxes that occur.|