Avalanche Basics

Overview of the Avalanche network and team

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What is the Avalanche consensus protocol?

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What is the Primary Network?

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Avalanche Platform Overview

Learn more about the core elements of Avalanche
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How do Avalanche blocks differ from Ethereum's?

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What are the differences between the X, P, and C-chains?

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How are C, X, and P addresses derived?

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Where can I explore P-chain activity?

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What is the Avalanche Virtual Machine (AVM)?

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Why are some blocks empty?

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Which exchanges are compatible with AVAX chains?

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What is the Avalanche (AVAX) token's contract address?

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What is the Contract Chain (C-Chain)?

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What is the Exchange Chain (X-Chain)?

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What is the Platform Chain (P-Chain)?

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What are the transaction fees on Avalanche?

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What is the Snowman consensus protocol?

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How Do I See Gas Fees?

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How Are Gas Fees Calculated?

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