NOVA: Can Math Help Detect Gerrymandering?

NOVA: Can Math Help Detect Gerrymandering?
NOVA: Can Math Help Detect Gerrymandering?
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Learn about gerrymandering—the manipulation of district boundaries for political advantage—and see how geometry can be used to detect and help solve the problem in this video from NOVA. Use this resource to see how math can be used in a real-world situation and to stimulate thinking about models of population density.

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