Question and answer
To come up with possible solutions to a problem is referred to as:
roblem-solving is a mental process that involves discovering, analyzing and solving problems. [ The ultimate goal of problem-solving is to overcome obstacles and find a solution that best resolves the issue. The best strategy for solving a problem depends largely on the unique situation. In some cases, people are better off learning everything they can about the issue and then using factual
knowledge to come up with a solution. In other instances, creativity and insight are the best options. The Steps in Problem-Solving In order to correctly solve a problem, it is important to follow a series of steps. Many researchers refer to this as the problem-solving cycle, which includes developing strategies and organizing knowledge. While this cycle is portrayed sequentially, people rarely follow a rigid series of steps to find a solution. Instead, we often skip steps or even go back through steps multiple times until the desired solution is reached. Identifying the Problem: While it may seem like an obvious step, identifying the problem is not always as simple as it sounds. In some cases, people might mistakenly identify the wrong source of a problem, which will make attempts to solve it inefficient or even useless. Defining the Problem: After the problem has been identified, it is important to fully define the problem so that it can be solved. Forming a Strategy: The next step is to develop a strategy to solve the problem. The approach used will vary depending upon the situation and the individual's unique preferences. Organizing Information: Before coming up with a solution, we need to first organize the available information. What do we know about the problem? What do we not know? The more information that is available, the better prepared we will be to come up with an accurate solution. Allocating Resources: Of course, we don't always have unlimited money, time and other resources to solve a problem. Before you begin to solve a problem, you need to determine how high priority it is. ]
Expert answered|Disemal|Points 124|
Question
Asked 6/13/2012 5:29:44 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Ask a question
Not a good answer? Get an answer now. (Free)
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
ok
Weegy: Any other questions I can answer for you? User: Objective and subjective tests, which include written and research papers, are called: Weegy: Objective and subjective tests, which include written and research papers, are called test types. User: than you (More)
Question
All Categories|No Subcategories|Expert Answered
Asked 6/13/2012 5:10:53 PM
0 Answers/Comments
"Should I apply for a job or go for an internship?" is an example of which stage in the problem-solving process?
Weegy: The answer is Defining a problem. User: what is intrepting information (More)
Question
All Categories|No Subcategories|Expert Answered
Asked 6/13/2012 5:35:46 PM
0 Answers/Comments
16,931,390 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Which side of this debate do you support? Is it possible to strike an ...
Weegy: Personally I support that there should be laws on piracy protection.. Intellectual property is defined as being ...
7/23/2014 12:14:20 PM| 6 Answers
(-3, 5) is located in _____. Quadrant I Quadrant II Quadrant ...
Weegy: x = 2 if the function h(x) = 5 and h(x) = 2x + 1. User: Find f(6) if f(x) = x 2 ÷ 3 + x. 4 10 18 Weegy: ...
7/23/2014 1:28:11 PM| 3 Answers
Which of the following sums would be under the radical symbol to find ...
Weegy: Where are the sums? User: What is the center of the circle that has a diameter whose endpoints are (-3, -5) ...
7/23/2014 1:40:32 PM| 3 Answers
Find the midpoint of the line segment whose endpoints are (7, 5) and ...
Weegy: The midpoint of the line segment whose endpoints are (2.6, 5.1) and (3, 4.7) is (2.8, 4.9) User: What is ...
7/23/2014 1:44:27 PM| 3 Answers
The distance formula can be derived from the Pythagorean ...
Weegy: The Pythagorean Theorem is one of the oldest, most well-known, and widely used mathematical relationship in ...
7/23/2014 1:59:45 PM| 3 Answers
Unified Command:
Weegy: UNIFIED COMMAND enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common ...
7/23/2014 4:00:02 PM| 3 Answers
Why do you think some teachers are better loved by students than ...
Weegy: I can totally relate to you because i have teachers who are my favorite and i treat her as my mom. [ Every time ...
7/24/2014 1:37:29 AM| 3 Answers
Which of the following equations has no solution? 3x + 1 = 2x + ...
Weegy: 4/5x - 3 3/4 = 2 1/2 4/5x = 2 1/2 + 3 3/4 4/5x = 5/2 + 15/4 4/5x = 10/4 + 15/4 4/5x = 25/4 x = (25/4) / ...
7/23/2014 11:29:01 AM| 2 Answers
The most widely used index for magazine articles is? the Periodical ...
Weegy: The most widely used index for magazine articles is Guide to Periodical Literature
7/23/2014 12:29:31 PM| 2 Answers
Which of the following is a true statement regarding Soviet ...
Weegy: Communist party members made up a privileged group. This is a true statement regarding Soviet society. User: ...
7/23/2014 12:32:53 PM| 2 Answers
Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims ...
Weegy: Ah, this is the real turn of the poem. 'Member when we said that this poem was a sonnet? Well, more ...
7/23/2014 12:47:58 PM| 2 Answers
Select the product of (9x + 1)(9x - 1)
Weegy: (9x + 2)(9x - 2) = 81x^2 - 4 User: Select the product of (8x + 7)(x2 - 6x + 4).
7/23/2014 12:55:34 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
Points 1921 [Total 20921]| Ratings 1| Comments 1911| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1880 [Total 17009]| Ratings 0| Comments 1880| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
Points 1533 [Total 14088]| Ratings 1| Comments 1523| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
Points 1414 [Total 3597]| Ratings 2| Comments 1394| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
Points 1104 [Total 7281]| Ratings 2| Comments 1084| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
Points 907 [Total 3043]| Ratings 5| Comments 857| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 850 [Total 10458]| Ratings 0| Comments 850| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
Points 749 [Total 4425]| Ratings 2| Comments 729| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 700 [Total 5754]| Ratings 4| Comments 660| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 258 [Total 406]| Ratings 2| Comments 238| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Archive | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.