What are the characteristics of a problem?
How might a problem present itself?
How should a problem be investigated and identified?
What are five steps to be considered while framing a problem?
Critical thinking - Problems
* What are the characteristics of a problem?
The characteristics of problems include questions, doubt, uncertainty, challenge or difficulty; something that requires answer(s), probing, understanding, or clarity.
* How might a problem present itself?
A problem might present itself in many ways as there are many variations to everything in life. It can be mathematical requesting a solution; unruly as a person; a dilemma that requires thought and solution; or any sort of puzzle or riddle that seeks an answer or resolve.
* How should a problem be investigated and identified?
A problem should be investigated and identified as Cuesta.edu references by:
? "Developing evidence to support views
? Analyzing situations ...
The cited solution clearly reports the characteristics of a problem and adequately responds to the other questions. Beyond that, there is a section entitled, Keys to Problem Solving.