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It’s known as the cube root law in political science, or the fact that the size of a country’s parliament often hews to the cube root of the nation’s population.
Its lower legislative chamber, the House of Commons, has 338 seats, almost exactly in line with the cube root law’s expectation of 335 seats.
After all, there is no law that says countries’ parliaments must be the cube root of their population, yet they often are, as the chart below shows.
A Republican candidate hoping to win red state support could find a worse team to root for than one from Dallas.
Last summer, I spoke with first black supermodel Beverly Johnson about this for The Root.One Vogue Cover Doesn’t Solve Fashion’s Big Race Problem|Danielle Belton|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It has grown from a rotten root—striving to replace human judgment with detailed dictates.
The root of the word irony is in the Greek eironeia, “liar.”Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Speak to the friends and people you need to root out in life and let that conversation flow.
He is what the bill wishes to make for us, a regular root doctor, and will suit the place exactly.
But at the root of the unnatural miracles is the natural miracle—the heart of man.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
You see, I stuck to him like a log to a root, but for the first week or so 'twant no use—not a bit.
The same two impulses are said to lie at the root of the elaborate art of personal adornment developed by savages.Children's Ways|James Sully
This book occasioned some prelates to say that they must root out printing or printing would root out them.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell