When I try to flag a question off-topic, I can't find any way to flag it "not about math". For example, https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/435020/how-important-is-physical-exercise-to-math-study-research is off-topic, not because it's homework or belongs on one of three other SE sites or is too broad, but because it's about exercise physiology rather than mathematics. How do I flag that?

  • $\begingroup$ There is a Physical Fitness StackExchange... :) $\endgroup$
    – Alexander Gruber Mod
    Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 3:31
  • $\begingroup$ @AlexanderGruber: I'm only ever offered stats, physics, and the programming one... $\endgroup$
    – dfeuer
    Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 3:38
  • $\begingroup$ Maybe it's a reputation thing, but don't you have the option to flag it as "needs moderator attention" and then fill in a reason? $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 11:26
  • $\begingroup$ Well, yes, but I thought it best to choose the most precise option and I had no idea that there even was an appropriate SE site. $\endgroup$
    – dfeuer
    Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 12:07
  • $\begingroup$ In my close dialogue, I have an option "Off-Topic > This question is not about mathematics within the scope defined in the help center". The same option appears when taking the flag route. $\endgroup$
    – Lord_Farin
    Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 14:51
  • $\begingroup$ @Lord_Farin: yes, but when I click on that, I'm forced to choose further inapplicable options. $\endgroup$
    – dfeuer
    Commented Jul 3, 2013 at 17:12


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