What do you mean by the term ‘Hypothesis’? My posted question is related with Research Methodology

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A hypothesis is something like a guess.  It is typically a theory that a researcher puts forward to try to explain something that cannot, as yet, be explained.  So it is an informed guess as to what is causing some observable phenomenon.

Hypotheses are typically used as part of the scientific process.  If you are going to use a hypothesis as the start for a scientific experiment or research project, it must be falsifiable.  In other words, you must be able to test it and there must be some possible result that can show you that your hypothesis is wrong.

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