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What does a hypothesis mean?

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an educated guess

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I think it means your reasoning.

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A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation

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Your thinking of the situation. Like say Obama was elected twice for President, ill say, I think he is a great person to be president and ill explain why.

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It is a theory or conjecture.

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hy·poth·e·ses (-s z ) 1. A tentative explanation for an observation, phenomenon, or scientific problem that can be tested by further investigation. 2. Something taken to be true for the purpose of argument or investigation; an assumption. 3. The antecedent of a conditional statement.

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A hypothesis is a theory. Now go look up "theory."

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Educated guess.

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