Bart Michels
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Community Promotion Ads - 2018
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Community Promotion Ads - 2017
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I am a student and have reached my limit of 50 questions per month what do I do?
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It has been said in the comments, but there is a chat (with no limit on the number of questions asked): https://chat.stackexchange.com/?tab=site&host=math.stackexchange.com Here is a List of ...

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Tag management 2015
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Resolved (tag burninated) Burninate contradiction The tag is being used for questions about a proof by contradiction. That does not give much information as many proofs are. See also this discussion....

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Tag management 2015
7 votes

Resolved complete-square renamed to completing-the-square no synonym created because I think it's unlikely anyone will try to revive the old name Rename complete-square to completing-...

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Tag management 2015
7 votes

Resolved (synonyms created, also for moebius-band while we were at it) Make mobius-function a synonym of moebius-function Make mobius-transformation a synonym of moebius-transformation Make mobius-...

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Tag management 2015
6 votes

expected-value is a synonym of probability whereas expectation is not. I suggest to don't map expected-value to probability anymore make expectation a synonym of expected-value

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Tag management 2015
5 votes

Rename searching to search-algorithms The name 'searching' is just unclear.

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Tag management 2015
4 votes

Burninate and blacklist parity The tag parity has been questioned long ago but is still in use, while I think it is not useful. Moreover the tag is being used for (at least) three different things: ...

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Tag management 2015
4 votes

Resolved Rename cyclotomic-polynomial to cyclotomic-polynomials. Rename legendre-polynomial to legendre-polynomials. This is just for the sake of consistency, since the other tags containing the word ...

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Tag management 2015
4 votes

As suggested before in What's the [problem-solving] tag for?, I propose to delete blacklist problem-solving. Consider its tag wiki: problem-solving Use this tag when you want to determine the ...

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Tag management 2015
3 votes

Update: The fractions ⇒ rational-numbers synonym is no more. (While questions that were tagged fractions before the synonym was introduced have regained their fractions tag, this is not the case for ...

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The [rational-numbers] and [irrational-numbers] tags
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As there seems to be support for the new tag, let's try to write and rewrite the tag excerpts: rationality-testing excerpt For questions on determining whether a number is rational, and related ...

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Requests for Reopen & Undeletion Votes, etc. (volume 01/2015 - 07/2018 )
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Duplicate redirected This question has been marked a duplicate of How come the number $N!$ can terminate in exactly $1,2,3,4,$ or $6$ zeroes but never $5$ zeroes? which on its turn is marked a ...

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A Fresh new solution to the problems of rep
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Slightly off-topic Concerning unbalanced voting when there are many answers to one question, the system could show a message like Don't forget to take a look at the other answers! The highest voted ...

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Tag management 2015
2 votes

Currently the primitive-roots tag is used for both primitive roots in modular arithmetic and questions involving primitive roots of unity. Since these two things aren't immediately related this is ...

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Tag management 2017
1 votes

Pluralize division-ring.

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Tag management 2015
1 votes

Make regular-expressions a synonym of regular-language. Perhaps pluralize regular-language.

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Tag management 2015
1 votes

The congruences-issue should not be forgotten. It has been mentioned more than a year ago in http://meta.math.stackexchange.com/questions/11232 but has not been solved since. Rename congruences ...

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How to differentiate between (elementary-number-theory) and (number-theory)
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Martin Sleziak's answer here contains a (non exhaustive) list of topics which fit in elementary-number-theory. Here is one for number-theory. The reason why I'm doing this is that there should be a ...

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What are ongoing non-proctored mathematical competitions where math.SE could be used to cheat?
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Every year in the beginning of December, there's the European Mathematical Cup to be watchful for. It has a Junoir and Senior category. Problems are usually published, though apparently not this year (...

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