The correct answer is A. It takes things apart and looks at the components. This is because the word Analysis comes from ancient Greek where it meant exactly this. The opposite would be Synthesis, which means the opposite, create something new using components.
What does the process of analysis do? A. It takes things apart and looks at the components. B. It takes something that already exists and revises it in new form. C. It details the steps of a process. D. It explains the origins of a concept or theory.