# FAQ for Physics Stack Exchange

This thread is an index of Frequently Asked Questions, and other resources, for Physics Stack Exchange.

## General questions about Stack Exchange

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This glossary may also be useful.

### General FAQ

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• Ask only the question, stated plainly and simply, in the question body. The answer goes in an answer.

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• Tag as and . When a post seems to have hit a mature state, it will have added by a moderator.

• (Apparently we didn't have one.) – Emilio Pisanty May 10 '19 at 16:43
• That link back thing is kinda neat. – Kyle Kanos May 10 '19 at 18:14
• @KyleKanos I claim no credit for any of the ideas in this post, other than realizing that while MSE has such an index, we didn't thus far. The link-back thing should be added to the existing faq questions, over a suitably drawn-out period to avoid flooding the meta front page. – Emilio Pisanty May 12 '19 at 14:36