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Consider these two API calls:

They're the same except for the order parameter. However, the same thing is returned (even for greater values of pagesize) -- it seems questions are always ordered descending.

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This should be fixed now. order should be respected on any method that takes a sort.

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Order does nothing for /questions, /questions/tagged/{tags} and /questions/unanswered. I think this is by design, but now that I think about it I don't know why the order parameter is listed in the documentation for them (other than consistency with everything else that takes sort).

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