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Is there a cap on reputation lost in a single day? [duplicate]

On any given day, you can earn a maximum of 200 rep from upvotes. Is there a corresponding cap on reputation you can lose from downvotes? If not, why the distinction?
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Why is daily reputation limited, if it is the Posts that get rewarded?

According to the comments on the answer to this Question of mine — Is it possible to unupvote If the edit wasn't OP made? — and after an overall feeling I got of the mechanism of ...
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Another possible reputation cap algorithm?

I don't want to beat a dead horse. It's been discussed and I fully understand why the reputation cap exists. It's really not any different than placing a salary cap on sports organizations. But I ...
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Reputation calculation doesn't work properly [duplicate]

I earned 6 upvotes for this question's answer, but, 3 * 10 was added to my reputation. I'm attaching the reputation tab screenshot, you can check in the question votes and reputation given. Under the ...
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Why not explain the reasons for daily reputation limit on the help page?

In What is reputation? How do I earn (and lose) it? is explained as the reputation limit works, but is not explained what is the reason for this daily limit score to exist. My suggestion: I believe ...
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Stopped receiving reputation for answer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does “Reputation” work? I answered this question on StackOverflow today and I noticed that my rep stopped going up after the 12th vote. I am now on 19 up-votes ...
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Why is there a 200 rep limit per day? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the reasoning behind the reputation cap? It seems having a limit on reputation encourages people to not try and earn as much reputation as possible per day. Is there ...
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What happens when a user reaches 200 rep? [duplicate]

What changes, or what it is obtained, in my stackoverflow account (or any other) when 200 (total) rep is reached?
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Raise reputation cap as reputation increases

It appears that the more accepted moderator flags you raise, the more moderator flags you are allowed to raise each day, so could other activities be made consistent with this? For example: Could ...
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Soft opinion on changing the reputation cap

I'm writing in context to this question: What is the reasoning behind the reputation cap? about why we require reputation caps. It's written there that a user who actually hasn't spent much time on ...
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I can't get no reputation [duplicate]

Currently, my answers are voted up, but I can't get my reputation points. Here is my account, and my reputation points are stuck at 2,270, but I'm sure I'm getting upvotes, so what is wrong with my ...
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Why is there a maximum of 200 reputation per day? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the reasoning behind the reputation cap? Had a good day yesterday reputation-wise. But after a while the reputation count halted, although my answers got awarded. ...
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Jon Skeet's Points without 200 limit? [duplicate]

I just read this post (and these too - 1, 2) answering how does Jon Skeet get above 200 reps a day. I was just curious to know how much Jon Skeet's reputation would be by now (14 March 2015) without ...
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Forgotten reputation point? [duplicate]

Today, I answered to many questions and I won points with up votes or validated answers. But, when I go in the reputation tab of my user page, I can see some up votes are not counted. For example, I ...
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Why do we have a 200 reputation/day limit? [duplicate]

Why do we have a 200 reputation/day limit? Is 200 any magical number? Why do we limit it at all?

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