# government

the number of senate seats held by each state is
a. set by the census bureau
b. based on state populations
c. the same as the number of house seats
d. fixed by the constitution

c.

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1. Nope. Check Article I, Section 2.

http://www.senate.gov/civics/constitution_item/constitution.htm

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2. Oops -- It's Section 3.

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