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Machlokes between Beis Hillel and Beis Shamai

Why did unresolved disputes begin specifically at this time? Why were there no unresolved disputes before?
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Why was a bat kol able to settle the dispute between Battei Hillel and Shammai?

Eiruvin 13b recounts an argument between Beit Hillel and Beit Shammai. The argument grew very heated until a bat kol intervened and stated the famous line elu v'elu divrei elohim chayim ("These and ...