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Under US election rules, it is possible for presidential candidates to win with less than 50% of the popular vote.

Percentages are often used to compare quantities from populations of different sizes.

A rate of 10 per 1000 is the same as 1%.

There are many different methods of voting. For example, a simple majority (or plurality) method of voting has as winner the choice receiving the most votes. This method of voting can be unfair if there are more than two choices.

50% discount is the same as half price.

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