How to describe a problem
Task is the object of mental activity, containing requirements some of the practical transformation or response to a theoretical question through search. So the first thing you should find in the task condition, revealing the connections (relationships) between known and unknown elements.
Then consider the structure of the problem. She'll get to the condition, the rationale, decision and conclusion. The problem is usually specified subject area (the objects) and the relationships between them. It is a basic in the description. Next you need to establish the theory that is used in the task. And finally, you must specify the unknown components, that is, to show that you need to find, test or prove.
You must determine the task type. It may be associated with algebra, physics, geometry, Economics, etc. In the school course to basically learn the main quests. If you need to describe this, you need to understand that the problem of this type describes a story. In the study of mathematics story problems are the most common. Select the typology in the story: challenges to the movement, to shop, to work, to harvest, etc. They are described as normal, only instead of numbers are objects of a different kind.
After the work done you will only have to compose all the material. And the last thing to do is to clearly formulate the question according to the problem you want the basic answer to the student in his search had no trouble with the decision.