Linked Questions

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Review queue tests in need of revision?

I was going through the review queue earlier when I was asked to review this question, which, in my opinion, is poorly written and most of its content is an image. Although, judging by this thread, ...
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Self-delete my criticized question?

I'd a problem reading & understanding a certain argument in an article on numbertheory. Not a big thing for any student with some experience with $\lim \inf()$ and $\lim \sup()$. So I copied (...
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How to ask a homework question?

How to ask a homework question? Can I ask a homework question here? How do I ask a homework question on this website? What information should I include in a question about homework? Why don't you ...
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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes, etc. (volume 01/2015 - 07/2018 ) [duplicate]

The purpose of this thread is to help focus the attention of the community on posts that may require exceptional handling. This includes requests for reopen and undeletion votes. A request should be ...
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What should I do when I see a “pic-question”?

This is something I often come across, question that have barely any text (usually no latex at all) and just a picture taken to the problem (sometimes is not even a screen captures, I've seen pictures ...
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Question on proofs with text-&-LaTeX images

Two days ago, I saw a stochastic process question which contained images that could be completely $\rm\TeX$ified. Based on several related questions found on this site, I think those images should be ...
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Questions with broken links

I just noticed that this question has a broken link. Is there a standard way to deal with this? Should we delete the link, add a comment beside it, or fix it? I'm not that good with technology, so I'm ...
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If part of a textbook is quoted how should it be referenced?

What are the rules when copying examples from text books? For example is it allowed and if so how should the textbook be referenced (e.g. included the name and author?). In particular I'm wondering ...
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A bevy of questions with embedded images

This may be a bit of a temporary issue, but of late, and in particular today, I have noticed an unusual number of questions that contain their content in linked images. I generally do about 20 close ...
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Can Stack Exchange provide a correction on an article?

I am having a doubt in a proof of an article and I am only have the pdf of that article means How can I post Question in some part of the article? Can I upload that pdf? If so, how? And if we ...
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Is posting the problem as an image acceptable? [duplicate]

Sometime people posts question (or answer) by uploading a piece of paper, sometimes handwritten, that states the problem / solutions. See for example fence a circular land and a square land.) One ...
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1answer
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Question where the question is an image [duplicate]

Is https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/762121/can-someone-check-my-reduction-of-power-work an allowed question? The question is an image not in text - the image can be removed at some time and ...
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Why a question is not shown among linked questions?

This comment links to the question: On the inclusion of pages-of-text-as-images in questions However if you look at the linked questions of that question, it is not shown there: homework questions, ...
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Copyright and proof

When answering this question, I give a link to a Google Books excerpt, where one can find almost exactly the function the OP is looking for. As it's only an excerpt, I guess it's fine to give the link....
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Should I edit a question everytime I see an image in it?

I often encounter questions (or even answers!) which contains text-&-latex in an image. Now, should I edit them even if they are 2 years old, already have an answer, just to remove the picture ...

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