Conceptual Model FAQs:


Q: Is a conceptual model a representation of a system?

A: Yes, and made of the composition of concepts which are used to help people know, understand, or simulate a subject the model represents.

Q: Is a conceptual model normal?

A: Yes.

Q: Are conceptual models often abstractions of things in the real world whether physical or social?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a conceptual model developed using some form of conceptual modeling technique?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a conceptual model not fully developed?

A: Yes, and the execution of fundamental system properties may not be implemented properly, giving way to future problems or system shortfalls.

Q: Is a conceptual model to provide a rational and factual basis for assessment of simulation application appropriateness?

A: Yes.

Q: Are conceptual models due to then variety of purposes had by the people using them?

A: Yes.