Preliminary Problem

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Journal Entry For
Part B - Preliminary Problem Statement

As I sipped my coffee and looked out at the multitude of bicycles below, a passerby caught my eye. He took several minutes to lock his bike securely with a traditional lock and chain, prompting me to ponder a persistent problem: why do we still rely on these traditional methods of securing our bikes?

so the actual problem is student taking a long time to lock their bikes