Complicated or complex – knowing the difference is important
Understanding the difference between complex and complicated systems is becoming important for many aspects of management and policy. With complicated problems or issues one can define the problem …
It’s a slight, but significant difference in meaning. Just remember, that complex refers to systems, while complicated seems to refer more to engineering tasks.
However, it can be argued that some aspects of complexity can be engineered, although never with the precision or exactness of traditional forms of engineering.
Think about it.