Compiling a list of methods for problem solving and of thinking of all types.

- Perceptive

- Observation / Data Gathering / Measuring / 5 Ws (Who, What, Where, When, Why) / Huge Datasets (for low SNR problems)

- Categorization

- Organization - Analytical

- Logic

- Mathematical Analysis

- Statistical Analysis

- Determinative Calculation (e.g. monte carlo)

- Graphical Representation / Scaling

- Classification / Pattern Recognition - Evaluative

- Critical Thinking

- Scientific Method

- Hypothesis Testing

- Decision Trees / Squares

- Impact (Consequence) Analysis

- Game Theory - Synthetic

- Integration

- Abstraction

- Inference

- Symbolism (i.e. story telling and myth) - Generative

- Ideation

- Invention

- Associate - Planning

- Prioritization

- Scoring

- Scenario Forecasting - Decision Making

- Tactics

- Strategy

- Skepticism

- Understand

- Judgment

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