The Master Key To Solving Puzzles — Mind On Math, Part 2

Meditation On Math

Mi'kail Eli'yah
4 min readMay 21, 2024


Tenets (Part 2)
1. Decomposition Analysis
2. Create Variables (And Functions) To Find Relationships
3. Express In Polynomials
4. Create The Means To Simplify (Or Self-Reduce)
5. Learn To Recognize Patterns
6. Be Familiar With Probability And Combinatorics
7. Be Familiar With Series As A Pattern
8. Create Artefacts And Random Play

Tenet: Decomposition Analysis: Solve By Differentiating Or Disintegrating

Solve by differentiating or disintegrating
Differentiation (in parts) and decomposition of dimensions at play.

There is hardly much linearity in many real-life applications— instantaneous observation has instantaneous conditions. We need to calculate segment by segment of those instances.