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In the United States Congress quorum is made up of the simple majority of representatives. This mean quorum in the Senate is 51 and in the House of Representatives is 218.

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Q: What constittutes a quorom in congress?
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A Quorom is defined as the minimum number of members of a body that uses parliamentary procedure. An example would be a legislature.

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