# Complex Problem

[kom-pleks ˈpräbləm]

### Definition of Complex Problem

Any problem that is too complicated for any one person to fully grok (understand fully).

### Examples

When working alone we draw conclusions based on incomplete information and therefore are likely wrong.

Teams use swarming tactics to cleave complex-problems into complicated-problems. A complicated problem is something one person can grok.

### Cite This Term

"Complex Problem" ScrumDictionary.com. Accessed Sep 26, 2022. https://scrumdictionary.com/term/complex-problem/.