Describe a problem for which you, or others, have worked out a solution

You may use a problem in your community, at your place of employment, or at your college. Perhaps you are still working on the solution. Tell what strategies you used or are using and whether or not they led to the best possible solution to the problem.
Write an essay of at least 500 words. Define the problem clearly and explain the solution systematically.
Note: This assignment may require some research. If you need information about documenting sources and avoiding plagiarism, consult information in one of the following sites you’ll find by clicking the links below or the icons at right. The third site is devoted to documentation issues.
General Writing Reference Site. The Writing Center: University of Wisconsin-Madison
General Writing Reference Site. The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue
Research and Documentation Site. Research and Documentation Online (Diana Hacker)