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When should answers be deleted?

From the help: Why and how are some answers deleted? Answers that do not fundamentally answer the question may be removed. This includes answers that are: commentary on the question or other answers ...
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When should answers be deleted?

I'm only posting this answer to give my opinion and relevant information I have found. Obviously I would also like other people's opinions as well. If a post attempts to answer the question, it ...
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My answer was flagged with a post notice as lacking sources. I added some, but the post notice wasn't removed. Why?

sorry about that; the "post notices" asking for citations notify you when they are added, but nothing in the system notifies anyone when you solve the problem. Frankly, most people don't ...
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Can we have the option to recommend moving a post to se.bioinformatics?

You can raise a custom flag (flag for moderator attention). Migration paths aren't allowed with beta sites and really haven't had much attention in a long time across all of SE, as far as I know. ...
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Are references needed for facts that we all learn as children aged 1-2?

I placed that banner because you make 2 unsupported claims: ...it's worth pointing out that a cube with rounded corners and edges has larger surface area to volume ratio than a spherical dropping, ...
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How does one challenge an unsourced answer?

As discussed in the comments, the resolution here is: Users who would like to challenge an answer that doesn't have references should downvote (this is particularly important) leave a comment ...
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Is there an ideal flag for questions in the "avoid asking" category of Biology.SE?

If you think that the question may be suitable for some other SE site, then leave a comment and raise a moderator-attention flag suggesting a migration to the relevant site. Questions closed for ...
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