Question Rejection theorem (Barseghyan-Levesley-2021)

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This is an answer to the question Mechanism of Question Rejection that states "A question becomes rejected when other elements that are incompatible with the question become accepted."

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Question Rejection theorem was formulated by Hakob Barseghyan and Nichole Levesley in 2021.1

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Modification Community Date Suggested Summary Verdict Verdict Rationale Date Assessed
Sciento-2021-0002 Scientonomy 1 August 2021 Accept the law of question acceptance as a new scientonomic axiom, the question rejection theorem, and a number of questions for future research. Open

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Question Rejection theorem (Barseghyan-Levesley-2021) is an attempt to theory the following question: What is the mechanism of question rejection? How do questions become rejected by epistemic agents?

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  1. ^  Barseghyan, Hakob and Levesley, Nichole. (2021) Question Dynamics. Scientonomy 4, 1-19. Retrieved from