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Can you vote to protect / flag a question for protection?

I don't have enough rep to actually protect or unprotect a question myself but a couple of times I've come across questions that are getting quite a few low rated answers or otherwise poor answers and ...
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What "Unprotect" actually does?

Having loads of reputation, I saw a link "Unprotect" below one question which is currently protected. The hover text says: allow answers by anonymous and very new low rep users Well, duh. So far ...
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Reputation required for posting answer?

I post frequently on other SE sites, and have been lurking here for some time. Finally, I came across a question which I felt like I could answer, so I logged in and saw that the question had been ...
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