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Evaluating homework question effort

I consider this question to be a good example of an admissible homework question. The OP states the problem clearly enough, it presents his solution, then states what's troubling him with the solution ...
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Why is the question intended to understand a concept and was not a homework question is voted to close down?

"The intention of the poster is to improve his understanding of how the problem is solved" It does not appear as such. The OP states the problem, then the answer and then asks "How did we arrive ...
Alecos Papadopoulos's user avatar
5 votes
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Update to Homework Policy 2018

This is unclear, and unnecessarily gendered. The user must demonstrate his homework question and effort using text, markdown syntax and/or images space provided in the text of his question ...
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5 votes

Is a graduate homework question acceptable?

Only if it follows the usual rules: the asker must have made some attempt to answer it themselves, they must show us what they've done, and they must explain which concept or aspect of it they're ...
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Economics.SE Policy on Homework Questions

My impression is that there's sort of a dicotomy: A) It's crucial that the site works to keep contributors from wasting their time answering individual high school or college level home work (or ...
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Why is the question intended to understand a concept and was not a homework question is voted to close down?

I posted a comment first, asking if the OP had tried to understand the answer on his own. If he had, he would hopefully be more specific about where he got stuck. But more than 12 hours went by with ...
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