Copy of Define the Problem You borrow your friends iPhone, but you accidentally break it.

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Copy of Define the Problem You borrow your friends iPhone, but you accidentally break it. by Mind Map: Copy of Define the Problem You borrow your friends iPhone, but you accidentally break it.

1. Explore the Alternatives - You lie to your friend about breaking the iPhone - You tell your friend the truth, and buy him a new one. - Tell your friend the truth, apologize, and say that you don't have enough money to buy him a new one. - Tell your friend the truth, apologize, but lie to him that you don't have enough money to buy him a new one.

1.1. YOU LIE TO YOUR FRIEND ABOUT BREAKING THE IPHONE - Your friend keeps pressing you to give him the iPhone back. - You feel guilty. - Not agreeing with your morals. - You can only lie for so long. - Could ruin your friendship because he would be very mad if he found out about it. YOU TELL YOUR FRIEND THE TRUTH, AND BUY HIM A NEW ONE - Your friend trusts you again - He's okay with you because even though you broke his phone, you bought him a new one. - Knows that you take responsibility for your own actions TELL YOUR FRIEND THE TRUTH, APOLOGIZE, AND LIE TO HIM ABOUT HAVING ENOUGH MONEY TO BUY A NEW IPHONE FOR HIM. - He would know that you're honest, but might not be responsible. - It might ruin your friendship with him if he finds out that you had enough money.

1.1.1. Identify Your Values My religion is Christianity, and my family strongly believes in it. The Bible says to be honest and don't lie. The Bible also says that you should treat your neighbour like you treat yourself, and so I would probably tell him the truth. I would also want to keep our friendship alive, and if I lied to him I would feel guilty and stop hanging out with him.

1.1.1.1. Decide and Act I would choose to tell him the truth and buy him a new one. I have enough money saved up that I could afford to buy him a new iPhone. What I would do is I would go up to him at some point and just tell him the truth that I broke his phone. Then I would give him the brand new iPhone 6 Plus and he would be even happier because he would have gotten the new model.

1.1.1.1.1. Evaluate the Results My decision has gotten my friend to trust me and know that I'm responsible. Our friendship has grown since then, and he's happy about the new iPhone 6 Plus.