Two Methods of Thinking

Pattern-matching, like analogy, where we treat partial matches like exact fits. It's possible to make errors. It's possible to jump to a good answer without complete information. This is the source of much intuition and…

Deduction and Induction

Deduction is the normal operating mode of the left side of the brain, using logic on facts. Induction is the normal operating mode of the right side of the brain using pattern-matching on incomplete information.…