Sorry, I'm not yet a mathematician.

For example, when I solved a problem but I'm not sure whether it's right, is MSE a good place to put a peer-review post for this? If so, what's the suggested behavior? Directly write the solution in the original post or write it as an answer?

As far as I've experienced, sometimes it doesn't draw much attention, then is it appropriate to start a bounty for this? I found a rough case. For example, after you start a bounty, you get an answer like this:

Yes, I think it's right.

Or just pointing out some minor mistakes, say typos. Is it deserving for a bounty? Or is it an acceptable answer? If I think it's not worthwhile, can I downvote it? The reason for the behavior of downvoting? After all, it's a response.

I want to know the etiquette for this kind of questions.

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    $\begingroup$ If you mean solving a problem in the sense something that could be published, this seems relevant: meta.math.stackexchange.com/questions/4125/… $\endgroup$ Commented Feb 22, 2014 at 11:26
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    $\begingroup$ If you meant solving a problem in the sense solving something akin to exercise or textbook problem, you might have a look at these posts: meta.math.stackexchange.com/questions/1878/… and meta.math.stackexchange.com/questions/4597/… (And maybe some of the questions linked there.) $\endgroup$ Commented Feb 22, 2014 at 11:27
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    $\begingroup$ I think the etiquette for meta is to ask one question, not eight. $\endgroup$ Commented Feb 22, 2014 at 11:36
  • $\begingroup$ @MartinSleziak Yes, a dupe to the link you've posted on the second remark. I voted to close. $\endgroup$
    – Yai0Phah
    Commented Feb 22, 2014 at 15:55
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    $\begingroup$ @GerryMyerson Well, maybe I didn't express myself well. Essentially there's only one question, but in case that users think that the question is too easy to answer, I remarked some questions to illustrate all the embarrassed cases floating in my mind. Thanks. $\endgroup$
    – Yai0Phah
    Commented Feb 22, 2014 at 15:57


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