Becoming aware that assumptions exist, 2. As I shopped different stores, I noticed details of each desk and pictured various models in the area of my home set aside for my new office. Most creatures of the universe have the ability to think.
As I started to assemble the desk I became frustrated because screw a was the size of screw b and slot d did not quite fit into slot c. As I consulted the picture on the box, an idea popped into my head.
It had to blend with the furniture in my home and it had to be something easy to assemble. There was no rule stating that I had to create an exact replica of the display model. This was my desk, purchased with my money.
The desk could not be too tall, too wide, too heavy, since I had to carry itor too expensive. Finally I settled on a desk that suited my needs. Sure I wound up with a few left over nuts and bolts but the end result was a finished product more solid than the original design, due to my reinforcements.
Like a madman, I grabbed my drill, my hammer, my nuts and bolts. Making assumptions explicit and 3. Now being that this was an inanimate object, no emotions were displayed by the desk and it was not harmed in any way. As for that shelf that was to be attached to the outside leg of the desk, I placed it on the inside.
Although I thoroughly read the instructions, they had to be wrong since nothing fit.
After about 3 hours of dealing with instructions, my critical thinking skills kicked into high gear. It includes possible processes of reflecting upon a tangible or intangible item in order to form a solid judgment that reconciles scientific evidence with common sense.
Using my mental process, I had to evaluate what needed to be done. Simple decisions are made primarily from past experiences.
Why did I have to build my desk the same way the instructions indicated? A manual or guide may serve to provide directions or instructions for completing a task or project.
It is only when the instruction is not followed exactly to specification that critical thinking comes into play. Critical Thinking consists of mental processes of discernment, analysis and evaluation. Having the picture in my head of the area I had to work with, I ascertained what my needs were.
Following the instructions as written provides no opportunity for critical thinking since the thinking has already been done.
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