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Self-training workbook: Registration Officer

Important Terms

Match the terms on the left to the correct definition on the right.

  1. Electoral district
  2. Returning officer
  3. Ordinary polling division
  4. Advance polling district
  5. Polling place
  6. Polling station
  1. The building where electors go to vote
  2. An area on a map combining many ordinary polling divisions
  3. A geographical area represented by a member of parliament elected by the people living in it
  4. The table at which electors receive their ballot and cast their vote
  5. The person who runs the election in each electoral district
  6. An area on a map. About 300 to 500 electors live within the area
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  1. 1. 3
  2. 2. 5
  3. 3. 6
  4. 4. 2
  5. 5. 1
  6. 6. 4