hypothesis statement

Definition

A proposed answer to a question or problem that can be verified or rejected through testing. A hypothesis statement is typically an educated guess as to the relationship between factors, and serves as the basis for an experiment to test whether the relationship holds true. Hypotheses are generated in business process improvement initiatives in order to create experiments that determine the best combinations of factors for a process.

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