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This determination is actually rather easier than it seems. Recast the sentence to use either he or him in the place of who/whom. If you would properly use "he," then the original sentence should use "who." If you would properly use "him," then the original sentence should use "whom." For example:

Who/whom should I ask? Recast as: Should I ask he/him? Since you would say, "Should I ask him," the original sentence should be "Whom should I ask?"

Who/whom is going to the dance? Recast as: Is he/him going to the dance? Since you would say, "Is he going to the dance," the original sentence should be "Who is going to the dance?"

Sometimes, with a more complicated sentence, this can get confusing. In those cases, simplify the sentence. For example:

I spoke to the man who/whom I heard was a convicted bank robber. Simplify and recast as: He/him was a convicted bank robber. Since you would say "He was a convicted bank robber, the original sentence should be, "I spoke to the man who I heard was a convicted bank robber."
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