Definition of problems. Meaning of problems. Synonyms of problems
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word problems. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word problems and, of course, problems synonyms and on the right images related to the word problems.
Definition of problems
ProblemProblem Prob"lem, n. [F. probl[`e]me, L. problema, fr. Gr. ?
anything thrown forward, a question proposed for solution,
fr. ? to throw or lay before; ? before, forward + ? to throw.
Cf. Parable. ]
1. A question proposed for solution; a matter stated for
examination or proof; hence, a matter difficult of
solution or settlement; a doubtful case; a question
involving doubt. --Bacon.
2. (Math.) Anything which is required to be done; as, in
geometry, to bisect a line, to draw a perpendicular; or,
in algebra, to find an unknown quantity.
Note: Problem differs from theorem in this, that a problem is
something to be done, as to bisect a triangle, to
describe a circle, etc.; a theorem is something to be
proved, as that all the angles of a triangle are equal
to two right angles.
Plane problem (Geom.), a problem that can be solved by the
use of the rule and compass.
Solid problem (Geom.), a problem requiring in its geometric
solution the use of a conic section or higher curve.
Meaning of problem from wikipedia
- a problem
is the relation between human
will and reality. the resolution
of this gap between reality
and will is the solution
of the problem.
is a broad
term for problems
, and is generally
used to mean compulsive
and uncontrolled consumption
- problem solving consists
in using generic
or ad hoc methods, in an orderly
manner, for finding solutions
to problems. the problem-solving
- a chess
problem, also called
composition, is a puzzle
set by somebody using chess piece
s on a chess
board, that presents
gambling, or ludomania, is an urge to continuously gamble despite harmful negative consequences
or a desire
- in mathematics
and computer science
, an optimization problem
is the problem
the best solution
from all feasible solution
- in the philosophy
, the problem
of evil is the question
of how to reconcile
of evil with that of a deity
- in computer science
in all capitals
sat) is the problem
if there exists
- constraint satisfaction problems
(csps) are mathematical problems defined
as a set of objects whose state
- the hard problem
is the problem
how and why we have qualia
or phenomenal experiences
— how sensations