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Simple Example Of Solving Complex Problems. 1

Simple Example Of Solving Complex Problems. 1

Often time when we encounter any problem Our cognitive ability to see the problem decreases. It's because barriers in the way make it unclear.

E.g I got offered a job, but I don't have transport and I don't have money to buy a new car.

The subdividing problem makes it easier.

I got offered a job (main problem)

I don't have transport ( sub-problem 1)

I don't have money to buy a new car (sub-problem 2)


Do I need a job?

Are there any other options?

Do I need a car right now?

-If yes figure out how would you arrange money?



-Used car



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Simple Example Of Solving Complex Problem. 2

Simple Example Of Solving Complex Problem. 2

Answering questions will help to understand tha core of the problem.

Often sometimes solving one of any causing subproblem create a chain reaction and solves the other subproblems.

Create a flow chart and place the causing problem and subproblem accordingly.

In this case

Money > Car > Transport > Job.

This may not great example, in real-life problems are more complex.


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Identifying problem is the first step of solving big problems.


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