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What is the right place (on stackexchange) to ask questions concerning mathematical writing?

As a student working on my first academic publication, I have a ton of questions specifically about writing about math. For example: When should I state the full theorem rather than just its name ...
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Moving a Chatrooom to another site

I am not exactly sure where I should be posing this question, but I suppose I'll try here. I created a chatroom, called "Russell's On Denoting," which I intended for the philosophy stackexchange. But ...
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How to know if a question is good for MATHSE or MathOverflow or Others?

Often a question asked where, no one answer or comment on it. Sometimes I think may be it's better to ask the question for other sites, like MathOverflow. But it is considered non-ethical to ask a ...
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Ask Question app should have side-by-side view option

Though I have long grown accustomed to the vertical layout of the "Ask Question" app. I realize now, that it is probably a great bug to request be fixed. You notice, right, when you're working on a ...
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Feature request: a reward that is transferable to another stack

Recently there was a post on the music stack by someone who had written a tune on a guitar using a tuning of his own invention. I would have liked to comment that Elizabeth Cotten wrote music on a ...
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how to close a duplicate of a stackoverflow question? [duplicate]

The question Finding third side of a minimal triangle appears to be essentially a duplicate of https://stackoverflow.com/questions/22441855/triangle-circle-enclosing-a-set-of-points . The ...
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Questions tagged as Maple

I have been using MapleSoft's Maple for a while. Previously, I worked with Mathematica and it was great, mostly because there are a lot of resources on the web and a dedicated stackexchange site for ...
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Comments that suggest reposting to an ill-suited SE site: to flag or not to flag?

Asaf has composed a FAQ on Flagging, but I have a rather specialized concern that I did not see discussed yet. I occasionally see Comments that, doubtless with best intentions (for Questions that are ...
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List of SX sites [closed]

I have asked several questions on several SX sites. For now I know the following: Math SX; Tex SX; mathoverflow; stackoverflow; Japanese SX; AskUbuntu; AskDifferent (aka Apple SX); English SX. I was ...
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Warning from Cloudflare: Math.SE/mathoverflow acting weird

I was treated with This page (https://mathoverflow.net/) is currently offline. However, because the site uses CloudFlare's Always Online™ technology you can continue to surf a snapshot of the site. ...
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What's the difference between math.stackexchange and mathematica.stackexchange?

I've noticed that very recently there has been a new site, mathematica.stackexchange.com. It appears to be fairly new and very similar to this site. What's the difference? It doesn't appear too ...
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Where can I ask questions about the history of a result?

I would like to know when a particular definition for a mathematical object was reformulated into the new version. Is there a place on stack exchange for this? If not, then where would I go for this ...
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What is the difference between Mathematics SE and Mathematics Meta? [closed]

As the title sounds, what is the difference between Mathematics Stack Exchange and Mathematics Meta?
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Should all math puzzles go to puzzling.SE from now on?

Sometimes I come up with and solve cute math problems that I then want to share with others. These are problems that don't involve any advanced math, just arithmetic and logic, maybe a touch of ...
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Drawing attention to a question in another StackExchange site

I asked a question in CrossValidated Stack Exchange site because it deals with probability distributions. But it is a theoretical question (although I think it does not involve high-level maths). I am ...
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Tag wiki for math-software incorrectly directs WolframAlpha questions to Mathematica.SE

Change made to this tag wiki (2/14/15) The current about box at the top of the math-software tag page currently directs users with questions regarding WolframAlpha to consider posting on Mathematica ...
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Why Unsung Hero badge is so easy to obtain here?

No, I am not complaining. However, it is very strange for me, that I have obtained this badge, impossible to obtain on tex.stackexchange.com, near as a gift. I think that one of the reasons is that ...
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Support Economics.SE beta

A new Economics.SE is now in beta, with the hope that it will enjoy a happier ending than the last Economics.SE beta. I advertise it here because I believe that Math.SE users might have an interest ...
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History of Science and Math is now in public beta

There is a new StackExchange site: "History of Science and Math" which has progressed into public beta. If you are interested, take a look. [I didn't follow the details, but it is no longer "Math ...
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The Mathematics Educators Stack Exchange is now live.

(Note: This is a copy of Brian Rushton's post on Math Overflow meta.) The new site http://matheducators.stackexchange.com is now up and running! This site is for questions about mathematics learning ...
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where to refer to?

I was helping Sadache with his question Function to predict processing service overload After giving some hints of things he needed to look into before the question could even be answered . I decided ...
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The Statistics Tag

I think something needs to be done about the Statistics tag, given the existence of a stats SE. If the "Statistics" tag literally means all statistics, then I don't feel it has a place on this site. ...
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Are game-related mathematics welcome here?

We have a problem over at Gamedev.StackExchange where we have some excellent questions that are heavy on mathematics but a lot of us can't provide a good answer. A good example of this is the ...