Use this tag when examining what is on-topic or off-topic, and why.

This tag is used to define what is pertinent to discussion. Generally, the scope determines what the site is about.

Use this tag to evaluate whether an entire topic should be up for discussion (i.e. whether it's the kind of topic which we're willing to answer on the Buddhism site). Using this tag indicates that the question is requesting help with scope (normally as a specific use of a general topic), and answers should generally relate to the scope of the site and whether the topic raised generally relates.

You can also this tag to discuss whether a certain question is on-topic or not, but alternatively the or tags might be more appropriate.