Matt Samuel
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2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire
14 votes

Matt Samuel My nomination post Regarding actions by moderators, do you think that MathSE is (over/under)moderated? If so, can you elaborate on which aspects, why, and what would be your suggestions ...

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Added the tag schubert-calculus
14 votes

There have been two comments of approval on this, and far more upvotes than downvotes, so I say go ahead! (In case you didn't check, I'm actually the OP. I'm posting this answer as a record of the ...

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"Related questions" have returned?
11 votes

This was a bug that was fixed. See The related section of the right sidebar is now completely missing for new questions.. It was an issue with their database.

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What package do I use to write angular bracket symbols in Latex?
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8 votes

Seems like it's a capitalization issue. No special package is required for \langle $\langle$ and \rangle $\rangle$.

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What is the Solution to CAREFUL Serial Down-voting?
7 votes

If you suspect someone is targeting you and serially downvoting you while not triggering the script, flag one of the posts for moderator attention and explain the situation. They can investigate.

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What should I do with this question?
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5 votes

If editing the question would invalidate the existing answer, it would be best not to do that. Self-answering is fine, even though there is already an upvoted answer. You can also accept your own ...

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How to put 2x2 matrices in the denominator and numerator using MathJax?
5 votes

\frac{\left[\begin{array}{cc}A&B\\C&D\end{array}\right]+1}{\left[\begin{array}{cc}E&F\\G&H\end{array}\right]} $$\frac{\left[\begin{array}{cc}A&B\\C&D\end{array}\right]+1}{\left[...

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
5 votes

Closed, deleted, undeleted, deleted, undeleted, deleted, undeleted, reopened, closed, deleted, undeleted, deleted, undeleted, deleted, undeleted, reopened This is being deleted repeatedly by the same ...

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Mobile phone Latex/MathJax not showing in..
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4 votes

These should be visible when viewing the site in a browser. If you mean using the mobile app, note that the mobile apps are no longer supported. However, you can tap on a comment and select an option ...

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Examples of poor review audits
4 votes

https://math.stackexchange.com/review/low-quality-posts/1480735 As far as I can see, the question is not visible in the audit link. The question is Prove this sequence converges to $1/2$ There is a ...

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Are questions about "Math Education" allowed?
3 votes

This would be more appropriate for Mathematics Educators SE.

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Quoting people in the comments
3 votes

This is not a quote, but rather a way to ping the user with the name after the @ (in the sense that they will receive a notification in their SE inbox that you pinged them). You can do this for at ...

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How to delete your old username from the comment's section, after changing your username?
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3 votes

I think the best you can do is flag each of the comments for moderator attention and explain that you want the entire comment deleted due to the fact that it contains your full name. The moderators ...

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Privileges List
3 votes

An alternative way to access this if you are logged in is through the achievements dialog.

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
3 votes

Reopened Consider this question: Find the height of a bar, given the lengths of shadows cast by it and another bar It is closed as a duplicate of a question that is closed with the missing context ...

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Where can I find some interesting quant trading questions?
2 votes

You might be better off trying Quantitative Finance Stack Exchange. Quantitative finance questions are often not well received on this site.

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes (volume 07/2018 - 12/2020)
0 votes

https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/2659982/does-the-law-of-cosines-contradict-pythagorass-theorem This question was undeleted by 10 people then subsequently deleted and locked by a moderator. I ...

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Suggestion to improve the quality of questions.
-1 votes

If someone feels the need to edit the question to make it look like the OP showed effort, this is an indication of a serious problem where people are closing worthwhile questions simply because they ...

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes, etc. (volume 01/2015 - 07/2018 )
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Reopened, Reclosed, Deleted, Undeleted, Deleted and undeleted again, Deleted for the third time https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1422534/topological-space-that-is-not-sequential-and-not-t-0 ...

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Autofilters for Hot Network Questions
-6 votes

I don't know how many people share my view, but I think if it is a minority it is certainly not a small one based on the vote counts of the answers to this question at this time. I don't think there ...

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